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Dr. Patricia Foster
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Urispas (Overview)

Urispas is an anti-bladder spasm agent which is a kind of urology drug.


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Why urispas (flavoxate hydrochloride) tablet used?

Why urispas
(flavoxate hydrochloride) tablet used?

Decrease symptoms: This medication is used to treat certain bladder/urinary tract symptoms. Flavoxate is a smooth-muscle relaxant. It works by relaxing the muscles in the bladder. Flavoxate helps to reduce leaking of urine, feelings of needing to urinate right away, frequent trips to the bathroom, and bladder pain. This medication does not treat the cause of your bladder symptoms (e.g., urinary tract infections). ...Read more

Dr. Patricia Foster
7 doctors shared insights

Urispas (Overview)

Urispas is an anti-bladder spasm agent which is a kind of urology drug.


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Why urispas (flavoxate hydrochloride) tablet used?

Decrease symptoms: This medication is used to treat certain bladder/urinary tract symptoms. Flavoxate is a smooth-muscle relaxant. It works by relaxing the muscles in the bladder. Flavoxate helps to reduce leaking of urine, feelings of needing to urinate right away, frequent trips to the bathroom, and bladder pain. This medication does not treat the cause of your bladder symptoms (e.g., urinary tract infections). ...Read more

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31yrMale.since 4days spam in bladder.All blood,urine,US test normal.Doc prescribed urispas-5 days.Could it be somethin serious as it has not improving?

31yrMale.since 4days spam in bladder.All blood,urine,US test normal.Doc prescribed urispas-5 days.Could it be somethin serious as it has not improving?

Must review all sup-: pliments and medications you are taking as this could be an adverse side effect. Make a list as all of them can be looked up on the scientific basis. It is unlikely that this is a serious condition but it must be excluded. ...Read more

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How long does it take flavoxate to stop bladder spasms?

How long does it take flavoxate to stop bladder spasms?

Flavoxate: This works by relaxing the smooth muscles of the bladder. It is taken 3-4 times a day. Should work quickly in 1-2 days. ...Read more

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Taking flavoxate for bladder spasms. This is 2 days. Should i b able to tell a difference by now? Is it normal for spasms to come n go while on Meds?

Taking flavoxate for bladder spasms. This is 2 days.  Should i b able to tell a difference by now? Is it normal for spasms to come n go while on Meds?

If you have: overactive bladder, Flavoxate is indicated to help reduce the overactivity by smoothing/calming the "spasms" noted to cause the frequent urination. Even though it works at the muscle fiber level, you should not be able to tell that there is any "spasm". 2 day of medication should start to give some positive change, but I would give it a week solid before you decide whether the medication works. ...Read more

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Will flavoxate hydrochloride treat a uti?

No: Flavoxate hydrochloride (Urispas) is an anti-cholinergic drug that is used for urinary incontinence. One needs an appropriate antibiotic therapy to treat an urinary tract infection. ...Read more

Dr. James Dukelow
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Flavoxate (Definition)

Flavoxate is an anti-bladder spasm agent which is a ...Read more