Bicitra vs Polycitra

Bicitra
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Polycitra
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Bicitra is an urinary ph modifier.
Polycitra is an urinary ph modifier.
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Bicitra is taken to prevent Kidney Stones and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Renal Tubular Acidosis, although it is not approved for this condition.
Condition
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Polycitra is taken to prevent Kidney Stones and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Renal Tubular Acidosis, although it is not approved for this condition.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Bic
Vomiting
6
Nausea
3
GERD
2
Seizures
2
Diabetes
1
Tiredness
1
Heartburn
1
Weight Gain
1
Dry Heaves
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Pol
Seizures
10
Acidosis
7
Weight Gain
5
Vomiting
4
Osteoporosis
4
Bleeding
3
Diarrhea
3
Cramping
2
Fever
2
Tingling
2
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GERD
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2
0
Seizures
Bic
Pol
2
10
Diabetes
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1
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Tiredness
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Pol
1
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Heartburn
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1
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Weight Gain
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5
Dry Heaves
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1
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High Blood Pressure
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1
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Seizures
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10
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Acidosis
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Bic
7
0
Weight Gain
Pol
Bic
5
1
Vomiting
Pol
Bic
4
6
Osteoporosis
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Bic
4
0
Bleeding
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3
0
Diarrhea
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3
0
Cramping
Pol
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2
0
Fever
Pol
Bic
2
0
Tingling
Pol
Bic
2
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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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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Before taking Polycitra 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 Bicitra and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Polycitra and alcohol.
Method of use
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Dosages
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Solution: 334-500 mg/5 mL, 500-334 mg/5 mL
Solution: 550-500-334 mg/5 mL
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Citric Acid/Sodium Citrate
Sodium/Potass/Potass Citrate/Sodium Citrate/Cit Ac/Sucrose
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Bicitra and Polycitra: 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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