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Medications for Urinary Alkalinization

What is Urinary Alkalinization:  Urinary Alkalinization is the the process of rendering the urine alkaline.

Medications to treat Urinary Alkalinization

The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
sodium bicarbonate C N Add review Rate

Generic name: sodium bicarbonate systemic

Brand name:  Neut

Drug class: antacids, minerals and electrolytes, urinary pH modifiers

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Bicitra N N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / sodium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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citric acid / sodium citrate N N 1 review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / sodium citrate systemic

Brand names:  Bicitra, Cytra-2, Oracit, Liqui-Dual Citra, Virtrate-2

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, Prescribing Information

 
Neut C N Add review Rate

Generic name: sodium bicarbonate systemic

Drug class: antacids, minerals and electrolytes, urinary pH modifiers

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Cytra-2 N N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / sodium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
Cytra-K N N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / potassium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
citric acid / potassium citrate / sodium citrate C N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / potassium citrate / sodium citrate systemic

Brand names:  Cytra-3, Polycitra, Tricitrates, Polycitra-LC, Virtrate-3

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts

 
citric acid / potassium citrate N N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / potassium citrate systemic

Brand names:  Cytra-K, Polycitra-K, Poly-Citra K Crystals

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Oracit N N 1 review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / sodium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Polycitra-K N N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / potassium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: interactions, side effects

 
Cytra-3 C N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / potassium citrate / sodium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Poly-Citra K Crystals N N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / potassium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: interactions, side effects

 
Polycitra C N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / potassium citrate / sodium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: interactions, side effects

 
Tricitrates C N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / potassium citrate / sodium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Liqui-Dual Citra N N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / sodium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: interactions, side effects

 
Polycitra-LC C N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / potassium citrate / sodium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: interactions, side effects

 
Virtrate-2 N N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / sodium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: interactions, side effects

 
Virtrate-3 C N Add review Rate

Generic name: citric acid / potassium citrate / sodium citrate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

For consumers: interactions, side effects

 

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Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Prescription Only / Over the Counter
Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled 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).
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.
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 in pregnant women despite potential risks.
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 in pregnant women despite potential risks.
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 in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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