Which agents are used for pain relief in interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS)?

Updated: Dec 04, 2020
  • Author: Eric S Rovner, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Agents used for pain relief include the following:

  • Anti-inflammatory drugs
  • Acetaminophen
  • Gabapentin (Neurontin)
  • Tricyclic antidepressants
  • Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs)
  • Various other agents

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