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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Earle Pescatore
Obstetrics and Gynecology 32 years experience
Urinary urgency: Oxybutynin can be used for urinary frequency, urinary urgency and urge incontinence in the absence of a bladder infection. It decreases bladder spasm... Read More

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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 23 years experience
It's there...: It's a good choice for women with overactive bladder and urge incontinence. I often use it for urinary urgency in both males and females, although, i ... Read More
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 22 years experience
What about it: It is an anticholinergic drug that relaxes the bladder....Can reduce frequency and urgency...Xl means long acting.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Sorensen
Urology 22 years experience
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
Dr. Joe Littlejohn
Urology 26 years experience
Oxybutynin: The trade name of this medication is ditropan (oxybutynin). It is an antimuscarinic medication used to treat urinary frequency, urinary urgency and ur... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Harris
Urogynecology 31 years experience
Quickly: Immediate release oxybutinin taken orally begins to work in 20-30 minutes.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 23 years experience
3.9mg/day: I believe there is only one dosage available for the pacth--oxytrol which is 3.9mg/day to be applied 2x/week patch. I could be wrong on this but it is... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roscoe Nelson
Urology 28 years experience
3 days to several mo: Most people have some effect within a few days but studies show continued benefit out to 4+ months. For more: www.Peedoc.Com @thepeedoc.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 33 years experience
About an hour: Antispasmodic activity occurs within 30 to 60 minutes after taking and can last for 6 to 10 hours.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Darren Mack
Urology 12 years experience
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
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Schuster
Urogynecology 32 years experience
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
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
Pediatrics 40 years experience
Oxybutynin 5ml=5mg: That is a single dose for a child 5 years old or older. It would probably be OK, but still one would recommend calling the child's doctor and the pois... Read More