Recommend Eye Exams for Patients on Elmiron
New evidence of retinal damage will raise questions about the safety of Elmiron (pentosan polysulfate sodium).
For over 2 decades, Elmiron has been a mainstay of treatment for interstitial cystitis...also known as painful bladder syndrome.
Now Elmiron is linked to cases of retinal damage. It leads to pigment changes in the retina...causing blurred vision and difficulty adjusting to dim lighting.