How ELMIRON® Is Thought to Work

Although how ELMIRON® works is not completely understood, it is thought to adhere to the bladder mucosal lining, preventing potentially irritating solutes in the urine from reaching the bladder wall.

See How ELMIRON® (pentosan polysulfate sodium) May Work in Your Bladder
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When someone has IC, the mucous layer of the bladder is believed to be damaged
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Pelvic pain? Frequent urination? Pain during or after sex?

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