Dissolution of uric acid. Prevention of neoplasm (relapse prevention) of calcium and uric acid stones as well as mixed stones containing calcium oxalate / uric acid or calcium oxalate / calcium phosphate.
Release form, composition
The drug Uralit-U is produced in the form of pale orange fine-grained granules with a fragrant odor.
The preparation contains the following components per 1 scoop (2.5 g): lemon oil, 2.4 g potassium-sodium hydrocitrate complex (6: 6: 3: 5), purified water, sunset yellow dye FCF (E 110 ).
The drug Uralit-U is used to dissolve urinary calculi. Patients need to pay attention to the composition of the medication to avoid side effects.
Indications for use
There is an indication for taking the drug: prevention of recurrence of calcium-containing and uric acid stones, dissolution of uric acid stones.
Contraindications to the use of the drug are: metabolic alkalosis, acute and chronic renal failure, episodic hereditary weakness, hypersensitivity to the drug’s components, a low sodium diet, hyperkalemia.
Pregnancy and breastfeeding period
The drug was not observed during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Mode of application
Taking the drug Uralit-U: dosage for a day – 4 measuring spoons, which must be dissolved in filtered water. Granules should be taken 3 times a day during the day: 1 teaspoon in the morning, 1 teaspoon in the afternoon and 2 scoops in the evening, but only after meals.
The effectiveness of the drug should be checked using standard indicator strips that are attached to each package of the drug, determining the pH of fresh urine before each intake of granules 3 times a day. To check, you need to lower the strip into a container with fresh urine for 2 minutes, with the color scale that is applied to the set of these strips, compare the obtained color of your test strip, and the pH value that you got during the test should be recorded in the control calendar , which you will compose for the entire treatment period. For treatment, your pH should not exceed the range from 6.2 … to 6.8, if it is lower, increase the dose, if higher, decrease the dose.
For the treatment of the dissolution of urinary calculi, the course is made by the doctor according to observations from the control calendar.
The drug is not recommended for children under 12 years of age.
Overdose with the use of the drug was not observed during the entire period of use of the drug, since with normal functioning of the kidneys, excretion of excess alkalis by the natural mechanism of regulating the acid-base balance in the body. An overdose of the drug can be removed by reducing the dose of the drug, if necessary, then you need to consult a doctor for his further instructions.
When using the drug, gastrointestinal disorders are possible in some patients. Also possible: nausea, moderate diarrhea, vomiting, abdominal pain, belching, flatulence, a hypersensitivity reaction to the components that make up this drug is possible.
The drug Uralit-Une requires special storage conditions: the temperature should not exceed +30 ° C, a sealed container, a dark place without access to children, without exposure to sunlight.
The shelf life of the drug is 60 months from the date of manufacture.