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Is there an interstitial cystitis pill?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Elmiron (pentosan) & Elavil

Elmiron can help to repair damaged bladder lining.
Elavil can have an antihystamine effect as well as reduce anxiety. Oxybutinin, detrol, vesicare (solifenacin) & other anticholingeric medications can relieve overactive bladder symptoms usually associated with ic. Bland diet and avoiding acid urine producing food and beverages are important. Check: www.Interstitialcystitisassociation.Com.

In brief: Elmiron (pentosan) & Elavil

Elmiron can help to repair damaged bladder lining.
Elavil can have an antihystamine effect as well as reduce anxiety. Oxybutinin, detrol, vesicare (solifenacin) & other anticholingeric medications can relieve overactive bladder symptoms usually associated with ic. Bland diet and avoiding acid urine producing food and beverages are important. Check: www.Interstitialcystitisassociation.Com.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

The only fda approved medication for the treatment of ic is elmiron (pentosan).

In brief: Yes

The only fda approved medication for the treatment of ic is elmiron (pentosan).
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
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