Urinary System

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Urinary System Overview

Urology (from Greek ορον ouron "urine" and -λογα -logia "study of"), also known as genitourinary surgery, is the branch of medicine that focuses on surgical and medical diseases of the male and female urinary-tract system and the male reproductive organs. Organs under the domain of urology include the kidneys, adrenal glands, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate...

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nitro pill for bladder infectons

its black on one side and yellow on the other, it is a capsule and helps with bladder infections it is a prescription medicine ## I've had a total number of 6 bladder infections in the past two years and after my first bladder infection, in which my doctor prescribed me a white pill. After that, this nitro pill was the only one that worked. It is for more severe infections, and make sure that you finish the bottle. There were no particular side effects and it begins relieving pain within a few hours, and pain is completely gone within 72 hours. ## I believe the medication you're referring to is Nitrofurantoin, which is an antibiotic that is commonly used to treat urinary tract infections. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, a...

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Side effects of dizzyiness

Ive been ditropan for a while and in the last few months have started having symptoms of dizzyiness and pressure in my forehead. Episodes last for a few hours. Im trying to find out if others are having simular issues or whether its an unrelated issue to ditropan. Have others experienced this? ## I am also experiencing dizziness and fatigue from this drug. I've been on oxybutynin now for about a year and a half. I've stopped taking this drug for about 2 weeks now. I was taking 15mg a day. Some days are better than others but I'm still not myself quite yet... ## Ditropan contains the active ingredient Oxybutynin, it is most commonly used to help treat overactive bladder, and yes, it is well known to cause these types of side effects, according to FDA reports. Other side effec...

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Veslcare for bladder control

Does Veslcare help with bladder Control? ## What is the difference between VESLcare and Vesicare? Why does one work but not the other? ## As far as I can tell, you are talking about the same thing, the name is actually VESIcare, no L in it. So it shouldn't work differently. ## please list side effects on VESI care. ## Here's the monograph link for the active ingredient in VESIcare to provide you with side effect information: ## VESIcare contains the active ingredient Solifenacin, it is used to help treat and prevent overactive bladder. It is a urinary antispasmodic. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and blurred vision.

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Veslcare Uses

What are the uses of Veslcare? ## just started vesicare a senior there are no markings on pill. the are in a blister pack? any danger or added info. 4 me to look out for ## VESIcare contains the active ingredient Solifenacin, it is used to help treat and prevent overactive bladder. It is a urinary antispasmodic. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and blurred vision.

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Vesicare Uses and info

I want to know how long it takes to get into your system to correct the problem? What is it used for? ## Solifenacin, sold as the brand name Vesicare among others, is a medicine used to treat overactive bladder and neurogenic detrusor overactivity (NDO). It may help with incontinence, urinary frequency, and urinary urgency. Benefits appear similar to other medications in the class. It is taken by mouth. Most medications take a few days to see it is working, some even weeks depending on your situation.

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Blue capsule with SJ 646 on it

Blue Capsule with SJ 646 written on it. ## This capsule was called "UTA" and contains the following ingredients: (NDC 45985-646) - Hyoscyamine Sulfate 0.12 mg - Methenamine 120 mg - Methylene Blue 10 mg - Phenyl Salicylate 36 mg - Sodium Phosphate, Monobasic 40.8 mg It was used to treat pain and discomfort associated with urinary tract infections.

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Urimax to help with urination?

I am 76 years old, and I was told I have a sugar problem. I am to go for urination after every half an hour. How do I make it normal? A doctor advised me to take Urimax-D. ## Urimax is used in men to help relieve the symptoms of an enlarged prostate, like painful urination or difficulty while passing urine.

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Gemtesa side effects?

I have both stress and urge incontinence. Just started taking Gemtesa this morning. I would like to know about any experiences you have had with this drug. ## The FDA lists the typical side effects of Gemtesa as possibly including nausea, dizziness, urinary retention, diarrhea, and dry mouth. Ref: Medline Plus Gemtesa Have you experienced any side effects? Can anyone else that's taken it chime in with their experiences? ## I had urine retention, after taking Gemtesa, which, with a prolapse, is the last thing I need. It didn't help at all with stress incontinence (i.e. sneezing, coughing, etc.) Doesn't seem worth it to me to take Gemtesa if I have retention. ## Oh wow! Sorry to hear that Judy! That would positively suck!!! I understand, though, I've had weird reactions to...

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Small Round White Pill D F (and top aligned minus sign)

Found a baggy of small round white pills in kid's stuff. The pill has the letter D on one side. The other side has the letter F with a top aligned minus sign / dash next to it. Anybody have any idea what these are? ## Enablex, for urinary frequency urges, and urinary incontinence. ## Enablex tablets have the DF on one side of the tablet, and a number representing the dosage on the other. NDC: 00078-0419, and NDC: 00078-0420 Here are images of both doses available to confirm what Enablex tablets look like. Unfortunately, I cannot find anything without numbers on them that meet the stated description. Does anyone recognize these tablets? ## Found the same. Did you ever find a valid answer? Thanks ## Just found the same. Turns out it's toothpaste tabs: ## I second the toothpaste ...

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Availability of Dewitts pills for kidney and bladder

I bought them years ago when they were available, for bladder infection. Cleared me up in no time!! FANTASTIC!! Now I need them again for the same problem. ## Hello, Rick! How are you? I'm sorry about the infection. However, this product is no longer available. It would be best to see your doctor for a diagnosis and proper antibiotic prescription, if necessary. The FDA lists the side effects of antibiotics as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Does anyone know why this product is no longer produced and available ? These pills were great ! Did the government get involved and that's the reason they're no longer accessible to the public ? If anyone knows, I sure would appreciate an answ...

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