Disease Information for Phenazopyridine (Pyridium) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Dark urine
URINE Color Red
URINE Orange-red colored
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
URINE Color Brown
URINE Color Orange
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Methemoglobin (Lab)
URINE Methemoglobin
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria
Associated Disease & Complications
Methemoglobinemia
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Bladder analgesia/sedative medication
DRUG/Safe in pregnancy patient (B)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
2 6 Pyridinediamine 3 (phenylazo), Phenazopyridine, Phenazopyridine (substance), PHENAZOPYRIDINE PREPARATION, Phenazopyridine product, Phenazopyridine product (product), Brand name/Azo-gantanol (Sulfamethizole-Phenazopyridine), Brand name/Azo-Gantrisin (Sulfisoxazole-Phenazopyridine), Brand name/Azo-standard (Phenazopyridine), Brand name/Baridium (Phenazopyridine), Brand name/Phenazo Tab (Phenazopyridium), Brand name/Prodium (Phenazopyridine), Brand name/Pyridiate (Phenazopyridine), Brand name/Pyridium (Phenazopyridine), Brand name/Pyronium (Phenazopyridine), Brand name/Urobiotic (mix), Brand name/Urodol (Phenazopyridine), Brand name/Urogesic (Phenazopyridine), Brand name/UTI Relief (Phenazopyridum)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.1990 or before
DRUG/Dose 100 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 200 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 95 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose TID Medication
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Injection Preparation NOT available
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
DRUG/Over the counter/OTC/Non-prescription
Definition

An AZO dye; urinary bladder analgesic drug; symptomatic treatment for UTI; turns urine red orange; oral preparation

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