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Is Azo medication safe for breast feeding?

Is Azo medication safe for breast feeding?

According to : Drugs.Com no recommendations can be made on the use of large quantities of cranberry products during breastfeeding.". ...Read more

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Besides azo, what otc oral medications can i take for a yeast infection caused by antibiotic use?

Besides azo, what otc oral medications can i take for a yeast infection caused by antibiotic use?

Azo won't prevent: a yeast infection, altho oral probiotics MAY lessen the chance of antibiotic-associated diarrhea. Bacteria from the digestive tract are the most common cause of UTI's. If diarrhea facilitates the introduction of bacteria into the urinary tract, preventing antibiotic-associated diarrhea could theoretically help prevent UTIs. Dr. Anne ...Read more

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Is it okay to take Azo pills for penile yeast infection? Which medication is recommended for that kind of thing?

Is it okay to take Azo pills for penile yeast infection? Which medication is recommended for that kind of thing?

Yeast: Azo pills are not helpful for skin infections even when it involves the penis. Topical anti fungal creams like Nystatin are generally the most helpful. ...Read more

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Does Azo affect a drug screen?

Does Azo affect a drug screen?

Sorry, but azo what?: Azo can mean many things. Please be more specific and resubmit your question and we will do our best to answer it. Thank you very much. ...Read more

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Will Azo help with a drug screen?

Will Azo help with a drug screen?

It will not...: Attempting to foil a drug screen will just add misery for you--your employer or whoever is requesting the drug screen will see you not just a dope but also a liar (trying to hide/sabotage your drug test). So, it is better to come clean. If you have a problem, ask for help and you will get more respect that way. Be good. Be sober. Be drug-free. Be respected. Good luck. ...Read more

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Will Azo be the reason I have a positive drug test?

Will Azo be the reason I have a positive drug test?

Don't think so: What was your test positive for? Azo is both a commonly used name for a medication used to reduce pain of urinary tract infection, and which also can turn urine orange and stain things, and the name of a company that makes several products. Methadone programs are required to do confirmatory tests for positive screens, and you should ask for that, if you haven't used other drugs. ...Read more

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Will azo work to pass my pre employment drug screen in less than 24hrs? How long till it starts taking affect?and how long does it last?

Will azo work to pass my pre  employment drug screen in less than 24hrs? How long till it starts taking affect?and how long does it last?

Drug screen: The best way to pass a drug screen is to abstain from using drugs. To my knowledge, azo will not help you pass a drug screen. ...Read more

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I had a random drug test because I am in a pain contract. A few days before, I had a UTI and had been using AZO tabs. The doctor will not refill my?

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I had a random drug test because I am in a pain contract.  A few days before, I had a UTI and had been using AZO tabs.  The doctor will not refill my?

Here are some...: If urine test is the must step before refilling pain med for your essential long-term pain control, you have be off AZO for 3-5 days so not to taint testing since AZO is not antibiotics. On the other hand, for someone with high trustworthiness, a doctor may refill pain med after properly documenting no clinical abuse of pain medication, which has become socially epidemic among many pain med users. ...Read more

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Will Azo standard (phenazopyridine) help you pass a drug urinalysis?

Will Azo standard (phenazopyridine) help you pass a drug urinalysis?

Here are some ...: Are you trying to evade the result of urine drug test? Don't do that to taint or spoil the intended goal of testing. Known to you as I assumed, Azo contains phenazopyridine which makes urine discolored like plum-orange juice likely leading to confusion of test which relies on color change of chemstrip... So, always work with professionals diligently and vigilantly. Thank you and best wish ... ...Read more

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Why did i fail a drug test for benzos, if i only take flexeril, mobic, (meloxicam) alieve, vitamins, and Azo cranberry?

Why did i fail a drug test for benzos, if i only take flexeril, mobic, (meloxicam) alieve, vitamins, and Azo cranberry?

Drug tests: Drug tests for benzodiazeprines can be positive if you are taking it. Some of benzodiazeprines are xanax, (alprazolam) librium, klonopin, clorazepate, valium), ativan, restoril, Halcion .... Some other medications can cause a false positive result in benzodiazepine urine tests. These drugs can be tolectin, aleve, etodolac, daypro, zoloft ... ...Read more

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I took 2 azo tablets, is this okay?

I took 2 azo tablets, is this okay?

Yes: The dosing is 2 tabs by mouth three times a day as needed with a maximum of 6 tablets in a 24 hour period ...Read more

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Will azo flush thc out of your system?

Will azo flush thc out of your system?

No: THC is stored in the fat so there is no quick way to flush it out of your system. Furthermore, tampering with a urine sample could get you into even bigger trouble. ...Read more

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Expert opinions? Which is better cystex or azo?

Healthtap: Doctors on healthtap are asked not to endorse particular products or product lines. ...Read more

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Is azo safe on first trimester?

Is azo safe on first trimester?

It appears to: be safe but call your doctor to get permission to take it because some of the gyn doctors does not like their patient to take any medication without their consent. Beside that you need to be treated for the UTI with medication so it does not progress to kidney infection which could be dangerous for a pregnant woman. ...Read more

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Can Azo cause diarrhea?

Can Azo cause diarrhea?

Yes: Brad Azo Gantrisin and generic sulfisoxazole with phenazopyridine.. It is used for urinay tract infection. Beside diarrhea it also causes nausea, vomiting, upset stomach and headaches. ...Read more

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Can keflex and Azo be taken together?

Can keflex and Azo be taken together?

Yes.: If you have a urinary tract infection it is common to take Azo for symptoms until the infection responds to an antibiotic such as keflex. ...Read more

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Can you take Sulfamethoxazole with Azo?

Can you take Sulfamethoxazole with Azo?

Yes: No known identified side effects/interactions to take the two together. ...Read more

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Can Azo work for my overactive bladder?

Can Azo work for my overactive bladder?

May be to a degree..: Azo can ease the over-sensitivity of bladder and urethral lining so to decrease urgency and frequency but to a widely variable degree. More on trouble in urination? Peruse articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onBPH-LUTS-VoidingTrouble.html. Thereby you gain insight on how to work well with the urologist so to reach better care. ...Read more

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Would Azo work for my overactive bladder?

Would Azo work for my overactive bladder?

Bladder anesthetic: Azo is a mild bladder anesthetic. It will have a minimal if any effect on OA bladder ...Read more

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Is it okay to just use Azo to take care of my uti?

No: This helps with the symptoms but does nothing to treat the actual infection. It should only be used as a supplement to temporarily buy some time, either until antibiotics have had time to work or until you can get in to be checked. ...Read more

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Can I take azo cranberry pill while taking biotin 10,000 mg?

Can I take azo cranberry pill while taking biotin 10,000 mg?

Supplements: I see no reason to take either one but I would read the label and ask whoever recommended you take them. You must not realize that manufacturers can add anything they want to this stuff and do. Beware. ...Read more

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Took two azo pills last nite at 8 is it safe to smoke a ciggerrate thus morning?I

  Took two azo pills last nite at 8 is it safe to smoke a ciggerrate thus morning?I

Yes, but:: No interaction with cigarettes but it's never safe to smoke. Not everyone who smokes develops cancer or COPD but if YOU happen to have a genetic tendency for the above conditions it's more likely to affect you.Knowing you family history is ok does not completely rule out having genes that put you at risk If you would like to quit I recommend
the smokefree.gov site click on http://1.usa.gov/1vEjIPa ...Read more

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Was taking azo/yeast wasn't coming on cycle any more after taking Azo it started was that suppose to happen?

Was taking azo/yeast wasn't coming on cycle any more after taking Azo it started was that suppose to happen?

Coincidence: Azo yeast is unrelated to periods (doesn't affect them). If there is unexpected vaginal bleeding, that symptom should be checked out by one's primary care or ob-gyn doctor. ...Read more

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If I take cranberry AZO shorty after i took Plan B , is it possible for the AZO to decrease the effectiveness or flush out the plan b?

If I take cranberry AZO shorty after i took Plan B , is it possible for the AZO to decrease the effectiveness or flush out the plan b?

AZO & Plan B: I do not see AZO on a long list of medications which could interact wtih Plan B. REF: http://chealth.canoe.com/drug/getdrug/plan-b ...Read more

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If I take cranberry AZO shorty after i took Plan B , is it possible for the AZO to decrease the effectiveness or flush out the plan b?

No: AZO will not interfere with the effectiveness of AZO which is good for treating the symptoms of a UTI but does not treat the infection. If you think u might have a UTI you need to be seen for a urinalysis and possibly antibiotics. That would also be a good time to discuss a more reliable method of contraception. Hope this helps. Good luck. ...Read more

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At two minute mark my Azo UTI strip showed "trace" color for leu. a few minutes later was darker. Which is correct? the test says its ready in two.

At two minute mark my Azo UTI strip showed "trace" color for leu. a few minutes later was darker. Which is correct? the test says its ready in two.

Urinary test WBCs: You probably have some trace leukocytes there but what you observe is the test strip "keeps reacting" after the 2 min mark, so it looks "more positive" than it is. Best to follow the test instructions exactly. White blood cells (WBCs) could indicate a urinary tract infection so you should probably see a doctor about it. ...Read more