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What for pyridium (phenazopyridine) tablet prescribed , for maximum how many days should it be taken ? doc

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Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 26 years experience
Pyridium (phenazopyridine): Is a urinary tract anesthetic--it reduces the pain of urinary infections. It is usually used for up to 3 days, but in rare circumstances can be continued.
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