Pentosan polysulfate is used in the treatment of interstitial cystitis.
How it Works
Pentosan polysulfate works by binding itself to the urinary bladder wall and prevents the irritating chemicals in the urine from coming in contact with the bladder wall.
Common Side effects
Patients who take Cystopen may suffer from such side effects; Hair loss, Diarrhoea, Liver function abnormal, Nausea, Headache, Rash, Dyspepsia, Abdominal pain, Dizziness