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Acetic Acid Irrigation Solution 0.25%

Instructions

This medicine is used to irrigate the bladder. DO NOT inject this medicine.

Carefully follow the instructions for preparing this medicine before use.

Keep the medicine at room temperature. Avoid heat and direct light.

Do not freeze the medicine.

Discard any remaining medicine.

This medicine is usually given through a urinary catheter by a trained health care provider. If you are using this medicine at home, carefully follow all instructions.

Keep the medicine in its original container.

Use only if the solution is clear and the container is tightly sealed and free from damage. Do not use if it is cloudy, contains particles or has changed color.

Wash your hands before and after using this medicine.

If you miss a dose, contact your doctor for instructions.

Keep using this medicine for the full number of days that it is prescribed. Do not stop the medicine even if you start to feel better.

Tell your doctor and pharmacist about all your medicines. Include prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal medicines.

Tell your doctor if symptoms do not get better or if they get worse.

Keep all appointments for medical exams and tests while on this medicine.

Do not share this medicine with anyone who has not been prescribed this medicine.

Generic Name: Acetic Acid

Cautions

Tell your doctor and pharmacist if you ever had an allergic reaction to a medicine.

Do not use the medication any more than instructed.

Tell the doctor or pharmacist if you are pregnant, planning to be pregnant, or breastfeeding.

Contact your doctor if you develop any signs of a new infection such as fever, cough, sore throat, or chills.

Do not start or stop any other medicines without first speaking to your doctor or pharmacist.

Do not share this medicine with anyone who has not been prescribed this medicine.

Side Effects

Call your doctor or get medical help right away if you notice any of these more serious side effects:

  • pain and discomfort in the bladder
  • fever or chills
  • blood in urine

A few people may have an allergic reaction to this medicine. Symptoms can include difficulty breathing, skin rash, itching, swelling, or severe dizziness. If you notice any of these symptoms, seek medical help quickly.

Please speak with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist if you have any questions about this medicine.

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