Elmiron is a medicinal drug that is usually known as polysulfate sodium, which is used to treat bladder issues. These bladder issues causing severe bladder pain and pressure usually include IC, interstitial cystitis, a chronic condition.
This particular drug got approved by the FDA in 1996 to be sold to treat rare diseases. And nowadays, this is the only drug that is prescribed by health professionals to treat bladder pains. However, the medicine can affect the human along with curing the bladder issues.
How Elmiron works?
After a lot of comprehending researches and studies, scientists are still not aware of the actual phenomena of how this Elmiron actually works. But they have concluded that this drug does not work like some commonly known pain relievers and protects the bladder form all those harmful irritants in the urine.
Elmiron actually creates a barrier between the irritating substances in the urine and the damaged bladder’s protective walls, and hence the patients feel a bit relieved.
Well, the new reports are showing another side of the story as this drug can actually damage the tissues behind the eye. And if you or anyone from your family and friends is suffering from such an issue, they can file an Elmiron Lawsuit and get paid for their losses.
Does it actually cure interstitial cystitis?
A lot of studies have been done regarding the chronic conditions of the bladder resulting in the below-mentioned symptoms:
- Burning sensation or severe pain
- Urinary urgency numerous times a day
- upset digestion or maybe upset stomach and dyspepsia
- Pain during or post-sexual interactions
- Excess urination at night
- abnormal liver function tests
However, after many studies, it was concluded that Elmiron consumption doesn’t cure bladder syndrome but provides relief from severe symptoms and pain.
Common side effects in addition to cure:
Each and everything in this entire universe has some shortcomings associated with it. And so as in the case of Elmiron, this drug not only reduces the sufferings of the patient but also leads him to some severe conditions like it damages the tissues behind the eye that controls the activities of the eye and senses the upcoming light. And there are some more side effects observed, which are:
- Hair loss
- Diarrhea and nausea
- Severe pain in the abdominal area
- Headache and dizziness
Precautions to be taken while consuming Elmiron:
Elmiron works explicitly as a blood thinner, and anyone who is heading for a surgery that could cause bleeding should inform their doctor about the consumption.
Legal formalities for eye damage:
The prescription of Elmiron consumption doesn’t come with warnings related to eye damage. But all the new researches suggest that the medicine usually contributes to vision loss or some other eye damages.
So, in case something happens, the patient can contact an experienced lawyer about the entire situation, and the lawyer can file the lawsuit right away to get all your losses paid.