phenazopyridine HCl

phenazopyridine HCl, (fen´əzōpir´idēn),

n brand names: Azo-Standard, Baridium, Eridium, Pyridiate, Urogesic, others;
drug class: urinary tract analgesic;
action: exerts analgesic anesthetic action on the urinary tract mucosa; exact mechanism of action is unknown;
use: urinary tract irritation/infection.
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The compound offers the maximum O-T-C dosage of phenazopyridine HCl, the same active ingredient found in many prescription drugs for urinary tract infections.