What is in cystitis sachets?
Cystitis relief at home Many women take dissolvable cystitis sachets containing sodium citrate or potassium citrate, which can help to relieve cystitis symptoms. These potassium or sodium citrate cystitis sachets work to reduce the acidity of your urine and thus reduce the burning sensation when urinating.
What is the best drink for cystitis?
Some people find that drinking cranberry juice, taking tablets containing cranberry extracts or D-mannose can help to prevent cystitis if they’re prone to it.
Do cystitis sachets really work?
Preparations containing sodium citrate are sometimes recommended for the treatment of mild cystitis. They can help to relieve the discomfort, although there is no strong evidence of benefit. They work by making the urine less acidic. They can be bought without a prescription at pharmacies and other retail outlets.
Can I take cystitis sachets with high blood pressure?
Do not take if: – You suffer from heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure or have ever had kidney disease. – You are on a low salt diet. – You are pregnant or breastfeeding. Not recommended for use in men or children.
Do you feel unwell with cystitis?
Cystitis can cause problems with peeing and make you feel unwell.
Does canesten help cystitis?
Canesten Cystitis treatment Oasis contains Sodium Citrate that gives you relief from the symptoms of Cystitis by reducing acidity levels in the urine. This makes it less painful for you to pass urine.
Is bicarbonate of soda good for cystitis?
It can also be used to treat urinary infections such as cystitis and Bupa recommends drinking bicarbonate of soda in a glass of water to make your urine less acidic, which stops bacteria spreading and can halt that painful burning sensation when you go to the loo.
What are ingredients in Tesco cystitis relief 6 sachets?
Ingredients Each 5.58g sachet of granules contains: Sodium Citrate Dihydrate 4.0g as the active ingredient. Also contains: Sucrose (Sugar) 1.5g. Sodium content per sachet 939mg.
What are the ingredients in Galpharm cystocalm-6 sachets?
Each 5.6 g sachet of granules contains the active ingredient: sodium citrate dihydrate 4.0 g. The other ingredients are: sucrose (sugar) 1.5g, colloidial anhydrous silica, saccharin sodium and cranberry flavouring.
How much sugar is in canesoasis cystitis sachets?
Each 5.6g sachet contains Sodium Citrate Dihydrate 4.0g, Also contains: Sucrose (Sugar) and Sodium – see the leaflet for more details Store below 25°C in a dry place.Do not take this medicine after the expiry date shown on the pack.
What does sodium citrate do for cystitis in women?
What this medicine is for This medicine contains Sodium Citrate which relieves the symptoms of cystitis in women by making the urine less acidic. Before you take this medicine X Do not take: