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Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
A few thoughts: If you have no insurance, perhaps you can try and contact your State to see if they participate in the Accountable Care Act. Some pharmaceutical com ... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Henry Garcia
8 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Elmiron (pentosan) SE: Elmiron (pentosan) is a long term medication used for interstitial cystitis. Side effects are very uncommon. The most common side effects are gastroin ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience in Urology
Few, but watch for..: ..Upset stomach, nausea, and loose stools. Headache has been reported as well. Some patients experience hair loss, which is temporary and will grow b ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience in Urology
Rare, but watch for: ...Upset stomach, nausea, and loose stools. Headache has been reported as well. Some patients experience hair loss, which is temporary and will grow ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Henry Garcia
8 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Elmiron (pentosan) SE: Elmiron (pentosan) is a long term medication used for interstitial cystitis. Side effects are very uncommon. The most common side effects are gastroin ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Goodman
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Takes longer: Elmiron (pentosan) takes about 3 months to start giving you relief from interstitial cystitis symptoms. Typically the other treatment is bladder insti ... Read More
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Dr. James Krick
35 years experience in Urology
IC: Interstitial cystitis is not currently a disorder that can be cured. Most treatments are geared toward symptom reduction. Elmiron (pentosan) is the ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Michaels
52 years experience in Urology
As prescribed: I think you are referring to interstitial cystitis. Take the dose that your urologist prescribed. Good luck.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zafar Khan
57 years experience in Urology
Drug for bladder: Elmiron is the drug used for bldder problem( interstitial cystitis. It is suppose to repair the lining of the bladder. Allergic reaction will caue exa ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Earle Pescatore
31 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Don't be afraid: I have treated hundreds of patients with the medication and the overwhelming majority do very well. The medication is very safe and effective. The d ... Read More
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