Ural Powd 4Gm
Description : Each 4 g of Ural contains sodium bicarbonate 1760 mg, anhydrous sodium citrate 630 mg, anhydrous citric acid 720 mg and tartaric acid 890 mg.
It also contains the following excipients: Nature identical lemon flavor oil, terpeneless and sodium saccharin.
Ural consists of formulation and pleasantly flavored granules. When added to water, Ural effervesces and dissolves, forming a clear or orange-colored alkaline solution.
Indications / Uses : Urinary alkalinization where indicated in the treatment of UTI; symptomatic relief of dysuria; enhance the action of certain antibiotics especially some sulfonamides, streptomycin, kanamycin, gentamycin; in gout especially when treated w/ uricosurics & possibly allopurinol; symptomatic treatment of gastric hyperacidity.
Contraindications : Renal failure or hypernatremia; in conjunction w/ hexamine mandelate or hexamine hippurate therapy.
Special Precautions : Patients on low Na diet; those w/ cardiac failure, HTN, impaired renal function, peripheral & pulmonary edema & pre-eclampsia. Pregnancy & lactation.