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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Sorensen
21 years experience in Urology
Ditropan (oxybutynin): Oxybutynin is a generic medication in the class of "antcholinergic" drugs. It is often prescribed for overactive bladder to relax the bladder. It is ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Darren Mack
11 years experience in Urology
Oxybyutynin: Ditropan is a trade name for oxybutynin, an anticholinergic medication. It inhibits bladder spasms through acting on the m1, m2, and m3 cholinergic r ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience in Gastroenterology
Yes: There is a long list that may cause problems. I would suggest you review the list online.
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Drug interactions: There is potential for interactions. See: http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=1768-0,2215-1467 Please ask your personal physicia ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Something close..: There isn't any med that works like Oxybutynin that is available otc, but meds such as diphenhydramine/meclizine/dexbromphiramine etc..Can have simila ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience in Family Medicine
Bladder: Oxybutynin half life is 2 to 3 hours and the extended relief product half life is 12 hours. That is why the regular might need to be dosed 4 times da ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sean Egan
Dr. Sean Egan answered
27 years experience in Urology
Yes: Oxytrol patch is transdermal oxybutynin. It used to be by prescription only but now is OTC.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Chinn
37 years experience in Urology
"Oxybutinin": Oxybutinin is solely a "by prescription" only medication and cannot be acquired "over-the-counter.".
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Schuster
31 years experience in Urogynecology
Urinary frequency: Ditropan (oxybutynin) is a bladder medicine used to cut down on urinary episodes. I'm not sure why a child would be placed on it for any other reason ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Oxybutynin: This is essentially a sedative for the lower urinary tract to quiet an irritable or overactive urinary bladder which causes urinary frequency in small ... Read More
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