Prodium (Oral)

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Made a Mistake

I wrote to you and told you my father had pancreatic cancer, My mistake he has prostate cancer. I still want to know if prodium could relieve the pain and burning of radioactive seeds in the prostate. Thank-you Nancy
by Nancy L in Rockford, il., 01/10/2006

Use of Prodium

My father has pancreatic cancer. He had radioactive seeds put in th kill the cancer. He has a lot of burning and pain with urination. Would prodium help relieve his pain, or should it not be used in this situation. If it coats the urinary tract I can'...
by Nancy L in Rockford Il., 01/10/2006

Prodium (Oral) Drug and Prescription Information

Prodium (Oral)

Prodium (Oral) Medication Classification


Prodium (Oral) Brandname

Azo-Standard, Uristat, Phenazo HCl, Pyridiate, Pyridium, Phenazo 95, Prodium, Azo-Gesic, RE-Azo, Azo-Septic, Urinary Pain Relief, Quality Choice Azo, Baridium, UTI Relief

Prodium (Oral) is used for the Treatment

Phenazopyridine (fen-az-oh-PEER-i-deen) Relieves pain, burning, and discomfort caused by urinary tract infections and other urinary problems.

When To Not Use Prodium (Oral)

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to phenazopyridine.

How Should You Use Prodium (Oral)


  • Your doctor will tell you how much to take and how often.
  • Swallow the tablets whole, do not crush or chew.
  • You may take the medicine with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • If a dose is missed:
  • Take the missed dose as soon as possible.
  • Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next regular dose.
  • You should not use two doses at the same time.

Proper Prodium (Oral) Storage

Store Prodium (Oral) at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture unless otherwise stated by manufacturer's instructions or labelling. Keep Prodium (Oral) and all medications out of the reach of children.

What To Avoid While Using Prodium (Oral)

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Prodium (Oral) Warnings

  • Check with your doctor before taking phenazopyridine if you have kidney or liver problems or are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • This medicine can turn urine a red or orange color. This is normal.
  • This medicine may stain soft contact lenses. You may not want to wear your contacts while taking this medicine.

Prodium (Oral) Side Effects

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

  • Skin rash or hives, trouble breathing
  • Yellowing of the skin or eyes
  • If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
  • Indigestion or stomach upset
  • Dizziness
  • Headache

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