Does Pyridium have sulfa in it?
USES: This medication contains sulfamethoxazole, a sulfa anti-infective and phenazopyridine, a pain reliever. It is used to treat urinary tract infections and helps to relieve pain, burning, urinary urgency and frequency and other associated symptoms.
Can Pyridium cause rash?
A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs. Symptoms of a serious allergic reaction may include: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.
Can you be allergic to Pyridium?
A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, get medical help right away if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing. This is not a complete list of possible side effects.
Can phenazopyridine cause rash?
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible: allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue. blue or purple color of the skin. difficulty breathing.
Who should not take Pyridium?
Do not take Pyridium if you are allergic to phenazopyridine, or if you have kidney disease. Pyridium will treat the symptoms of a urinary tract infection, but this medication does not treat the actual infection. Take any antibiotic that your doctor prescribes to treat your infection.
What happens if you take too much Pyridium?
If you take too much Pyridium, call your healthcare provider or local Poison Control Center, or seek emergency medical attention right away. If Pyridium is administered by a healthcare provider in a medical setting, it is unlikely that an overdose will occur.
How long until sulfa rash goes away?
After discontinuing a medicine, it may take 5–10 days to see an improvement in the skin and up to 3 weeks for the rash to resolve completely.