Elmiron and Its Link to Pigmentary Maculopathy

Elmiron and Its Link to Pigmentary Maculopathy

Elmiron (pentosan polysulfate sodium) is a prescription drug used for treating bladder conditions such as interstitial cystitis (IC). IC is a chronic bladder condition that causes pressure, pain, and frequent urge to urinate, as well as painful or uncomfortable intercourse. Elmiron has been linked to an eye disease that can cause vision loss and other …