Azo vs Vesicare

Azo
(OTC)
Vesicare
(Rx)
Azo is an urinary analgesic.
Vesicare is an urinary antispasmodic.
Satisfaction Score
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3.8
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.4
Concern level
2.0
Approval Date
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Not Available
November 19, 2004
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
13,003 Discussions
6,310 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for UTI
#2 for Infection
#6 for Itching
#7 for Spasms
#8 for Bladder Pain
#11 for Cramping
Azo is approved for UTI, Infection and Yeast Infection and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
Vesicare is prescribed for Interstitial Cystitis, Overactive Bladder, Bladder Spasms and Infection and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Azo
Numbness
3
Nausea
2
Tiredness
2
Vomiting
1
Bloating
1
Rash
1
Weakness
1
Stomach Problems
1
Dizziness
1
Weight Loss
1
Ves
Constipation
9
Dry Mouth
9
Tiredness
4
Blurred Vision
3
Headaches
2
Weakness
2
Cancer
2
Weight Gain
2
Dry Eyes
2
Dizziness
2
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Numbness
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Nausea
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Ves
2
0
Tiredness
Azo
Ves
2
4
Vomiting
Azo
Ves
1
0
Bloating
Azo
Ves
1
0
Rash
Azo
Ves
1
0
Weakness
Azo
Ves
1
2
Stomach Problems
Azo
Ves
1
0
Dizziness
Azo
Ves
1
2
Weight Loss
Azo
Ves
1
0
Constipation
Ves
Azo
9
0
Dry Mouth
Ves
Azo
9
0
Tiredness
Ves
Azo
4
2
Blurred Vision
Ves
Azo
3
0
Headaches
Ves
Azo
2
0
Weakness
Ves
Azo
2
1
Cancer
Ves
Azo
2
0
Weight Gain
Ves
Azo
2
0
Dry Eyes
Ves
Azo
2
0
Dizziness
Ves
Azo
2
1
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Azo during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Vesicare during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Azo and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Vesicare and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 95 mg
Tablet: 5 mg, 10 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid grapefruit juice or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Phenazopyridine Hcl , Urine Leukocyte Test
Solifenacin Succinate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Azo and Vesicare: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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