I was told by a pharmacist that the production of Elmiron was discontinued. Is that true, and if so, is there a suggested replacement for treatment of Interstitial cystitis. This was working for the patient and now she cannot get hold of it.
Elmiron has not been discontinued, its just that at one point my health area lost its supplier Teva UK because they did not renew the contract for more. I am a patient with IC and I searched until I found a new supply which as it happen is distributed by Idis UK - they have a branch in USA and that is where the drugs come from. I was able to use a community prescription from my hospital consultant so I could collect at Superdrug until my hospital managed to set up an order direct from Idis instead of Teva. Now I get them every 3 mths from the hospital pharmacy.
- Elmiron Information for Consumers
- Elmiron Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Elmiron (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 3 Jun 2010 • 1 answer
I have Interstitial cystitis. I have tried Elmiron, Clorpactin instillations. Urocyst installations?
Posted 19 Nov 2010 • 1 answer
Posted 14 Feb 2013 • 1 answer
Posted 27 Jan 2015 • 2 answers
Posted 30 Apr 2016 • 1 answer