Cystopurin is used to relieve the symptoms of cystitis – infection or inflammation of the bladder. This is a very common condition, particularly in women. Symptoms include needing to urinate more often or experiencing pain or discomfort when urinating. Cystopurin works by neutralising the acidity of the urine.
Each sachet contains 3g of Potassium Citrate as the active ingredient. Please see product packaging for a full list of other ingredients. Pack size is 6 sachets.
Who can use Cystopurin?
Cystopurin can be used by adults and children aged 6 years and over.
Take one sachet, dissolved in 200ml of cold water, 3 times daily for two days. Take all six sachets to complete the course of treatment.
Side Effects and Cautions
Tummy irritation is possible with this medicine. Do not take if you have poor kidney function, heart disease, or have phenylketonuria. Consult your doctor if symptoms do not improve after 48 hours.
Pregnancy or Breastfeeding
Consult your doctor before using if you are pregnant. This medicine is safe to use if you are breastfeeding.
Store Cystopurin sachets. below 25ºC and remember to keep all medicine out of sight and reach of children. You should return any unused or date expired medicines to your pharmacist for safe destruction.
For further information on this product please contact us or check out the manufacturer’s product information. Please read the patient information leaflet before taking this medicine. Do not share medicines with another person even if their symptoms are the same as yours. It is always better to check with your pharmacist or GP first.
If you order this medicine online you may be sent a link which will enable you to provide further information by one of our pharmacists. It will allow us to check that this medicine is safe and appropriate for you to use.