Cystopen Capsule

Introduction

Cystopen Capsule is used for treating bladder pain or discomfort associated with interstitial cystitis (painful bladder syndrome). It prevents irritating chemicals to contact with the bladder wall.

Cystopen Capsule is advised to take it in a dose and duration as per prescription. It should be taken in an empty stomach at least an hour before having a meal. Swallow the medicine as a whole without crushing or chewing it. You should not stop taking the medicine without consulting the doctor as it may lead to the worsening of your symptoms. The course of the treatment should be completed for better efficacy of the medicine.

Some of the common side effects of this medicine are hair loss, nausea, rash, headache, etc. It may also make you feel dizzy or sleepy, so it advised not to drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you. If any of the side effects bother you or persist, consult the doctor without delay.

Before receiving the treatment, inform your doctor if you are on any medication for a blood disorder, liver disease or any other health condition. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, tell your doctor prior to the treatment.

Uses of Cystopen Capsule

  • Interstitial cystitis

Side effects of Cystopen Capsule

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Cystopen

  • Hair loss
  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Abdominal pain
  • Dizziness
  • Rash

How to use Cystopen Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not chew, crush or break it. Cystopen Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.

How Cystopen Capsule works

Cystopen Capsule binds to the urinary bladder wall and prevents the irritating chemicals in the urine from coming in contact with the bladder wall.

Safety Advice

Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Cystopen Capsule. Please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Cystopen Capsule is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.

Breastfeeding

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Cystopen Capsule is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.

Driving

UNSAFE
Cystopen Capsule may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.

Kidney

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Cystopen Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.

Liver

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Cystopen Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Cystopen Capsule?

If you miss a dose of Cystopen Capsule, please consult your doctor.