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PROSED®/DS is indicated for the relief of discomfort of the lower urinary tract caused by hypermotility resulting from inflammation or diagnostic procedures and in the treatment of cystitis, urethritis and trigonitis when caused by organisms which maintain or produce an acid urine and are susceptible to formaldehyde.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Adults: One tablet orally 4 times per day followed by liberal fluid intake.
Older children: Dosage must be individualized by physician. Not recommended for use in children up to 12 years of age.
Round, dark blue, sugar-coated tablets imprinted with "PROSED®/DS". Bottles of 100-NDC 15456-805-03 and Samples of 2-NDC 15456-805-02.
Store in a dry place between 15° and 30°C (59° to 86°F). Keep container tightly closed.
Medical Inquiries: 1-(888)-FERRING (1-(888)-337-7464) and www.prosed.com. Distributed by: FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC. PARSIPPANY, NJ 07054. Manufactured by: Contract Pharmacal Corp. Hauppauge, NY 11788. www.cpchealth.com. FDA Rev date: n/aThis monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/8/2008
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