Oxybutynin

What is Oxybutynin?

Oxybutynin is sold under the trade name ditropan. It is used for patients with an overactive bladder. It acts by antagonizing acetylcholine at muscarinic receptors thereby relaxing bladder smooth muscle.

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I am taking cholesterol , thyroid and gout prescription and plavix (generic) Would any of these prevent Viagr or Cialis from working...

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Brief Answer:
none of them

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

none of them interacts with drugs like viagra... they can be used together and their efficacy...

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what can happen if I stop taking oxybutynin? YYYY@YYYY

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Brief Answer:
Symptoms will recur! No withdrawal symptoms!

Detailed Answer:
Hi and thanks so much for this query.

Oxybutynin is used to control...

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Is it okay to cut an oxybutynin tablet 5mg in half and take a half dose twice a day? I am allergic to lots of pills and seem to get a headache on a...

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Brief Answer:
depends on the type of tablet.

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Hello
Welcome to HealthcareMagic.

I can understand your concern.

It depends on what...

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I m 28 male with a severe bladder Pain And a Neurogenic bladder So I was left a with indwelling foley catheter for the rest of my life. Is there...

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I am a 67 year old female with a diagnosis of overactive bladder. I have been prescribed oxybutynin 5mg but read warnings and afraid to take it. I...

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My daughter has many issues with several doctors following her. I am wondering if the issues could all be related to one issue? She was diagnosed...

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I was prescribed the 5mg tablet of oxybutynin for OAB by my gynecologist on 4-1-14...After taking the dosage for approximately 3-4 weeks (and...

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Why is oxybutynin given almost exclusively to women even though urinary incontenince is also a problem for men. (What are the percentages of men vs...

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what can happen if I stop taking oxybutynin? YYYY@YYYY

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