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What is the definition or description of: Oxybutynin allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Oxybutynin allergy?

Anticholinergic: Oxybutanine relaxes the bladder hence it is used for over active bladder. Allergic reaction may consist of severe dry moth, hives or generalised skin rash, respiratory difficulty. ...Read more

Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
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Oxybutynin (Definition)

Oxybutynin is a generic medication in the class of "antcholinergic" drugs. It is often prescribed for overactive bladder to relax the bladder. It is typically well tolerated but can cause dry mouth, dry eyes, constipation and confusion in older patients. The risk of side effects ...Read more


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What is the definition or description of: Ditropan (oxybutynin) allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Ditropan (oxybutynin) allergy?

Here is...: Life any drug, Ditropan may induce t induce unwanted severe dry mouth, urinary retention, constipation, eye pain, dizziness, other CNS-effects, etc., which are intolerable, way beyond its originally intended benefits to suppress bladder instability, and unpredictable. So, always use it with caution. ...Read more

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What is the highest dose the oxybutynin patch?

What is the highest dose the oxybutynin patch?

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 the only that I am aware of up to this point. You may want to double check with your doc or your local pharmacist. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can oxybutynin effect glaucoma?

Can oxybutynin effect glaucoma?

Depends: Oxybutynin is in a class of medications called anticholinergics/antimuscarinics. It is commonly used for urinary incontinence, ; works by relaxing the bladder muscles. It also can dilate your pupils. If you have glaucoma, it's use is to be used very cautiously in individuals affected by narrow angle angle glaucoma. Your ophthalmologist would be able to tell you if you can safely use oxybutynin. ...Read more

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Can oxybutynin affect a person's panic attacks?

Can oxybutynin affect a person's panic attacks?

Hard to say: Two of the listed side effects of this medication are agitation and palpitations. These could precipitate or exacerbate a panic attack. Or you may have no effect at all. ...Read more

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Can oxybutynin cause someone to get panic attacks?

Can oxybutynin cause someone to get panic attacks?

Oxybutynin & Panic: Ditropan (oxybutynin) is used to treat overactive bladder. It can cause nausea, dry mouth, blurred vision, headaches, dizziness & rash. Some cases develop nervousness, but to my knowledge, no panic attacks are reported. ...Read more

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Does ditropan (oxybutynin) medicne for bladder control work?

Yes it does: Best to try generic oxybutinin er (extended release) first, works just as well for most & is cheaper & has lower co-pay. ...Read more

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Will taking oxybutynin affect me and anesthesia during surgery?

No but tell MD: This medication is an anti-spasmodic that acts by antagonizing acetylcholine at the muscarinic receptors. This doesn't really affect any of the anesthetics that we use, but you should let your anesthesiologist know about this drug beforehand. Hope all goes well. ...Read more

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Does oxybutynin have a side effect on sexual activity or dryness?

Does oxybutynin have a side effect on sexual activity or dryness?

It can/will.: Oxybutin is a human insectacide, with non-specific effects on the autonomic nervous systems. Anti-cholinergic drugs have some anti-histaminic activity as well. This can cause vaginal dryness, or simply less lubrication during intercourse. ...Read more

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Does oxybutynin have the side effect of dryness during sexual activity?

Does oxybutynin have the side effect of dryness during sexual activity?

Yes: Oxybutynin works by inhibiting certain nerves that control bladder function. However one of the side effects is decrease in secretions throughout the body. It can cause dry mouth, dry eyes, constipation as well as decrease in vaginal lubrication. ...Read more

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Does oxybutynin have any side effect on sexual activity or dryness regarding sexual activity?

See below: No listing re sexual dysfunction
can cause dryness of mucous membranes so need more lubricant for sexual activity to avoid irritation or pain. ...Read more

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Which is better for treating hyperhidrosis: ditropan (oxybutynin) or glycopyrrolate?

Depends: Both are used to treat hyperhidrosis. Effects are different to different patients although pts tend to complain about ditropan (oxybutynin) side effects more: drowsiness, decrease mentation...The number one side effect I hear about robinyl is dry mouth. ...Read more

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What about ditropan (oxybutynin) xl?

What about ditropan (oxybutynin) xl?

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 prefer an immediate release formulation. It's been shown to work in men with benign prostate hypertrophy to improve their urination. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: ditropan (oxybutynin)?

Oxybyutynin: Ditropan is a trade name for oxybutynin, an anticholinergic medication. It inhibits bladder spasms through acting on the m1, m2, and m3 cholinergic receptors. Side effects commonly include dry mouth and constipation. It is usually prescribed for patients with overactive bladder symptoms or other bladder dysfunction. ...Read more

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Why would my kids need to go on ditropan (oxybutynin)?

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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What happens if a child takes 5ml oxybutynin by mistake?

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 poison control center: 1-800-222-1222 if a child takes something that he is not supposed to take. ...Read more

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I was discharged on Saturday 3rd June by Dr Seok Chan Noh. He included a script for 2.5 mg Oxybutynin to be taken as required. What is this for?

I was discharged on Saturday 3rd June by Dr Seok Chan Noh. He included a script for 2.5 mg Oxybutynin to be taken as required. What is this for?

Oxybutynin: It is a bladder anti-spasmodic and is used to treat symptoms of overactive bladder such as incontinence. It is an anticholinergic medication used to relieve urinary and bladder difficulties, including frequent urination and inability to control urination ...Read more

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Weight gain from taking ditropan (oxybutynin)?

Ditropan (oxybutynin): Ditropan (oxybutynin) is used to treat overactive bladder. Weight gain is not a reported side-effect. ...Read more

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Ditropan (oxybutynin) is good for bladder spasms?

Ditropan (oxybutynin) is good for bladder spasms?

It works.: Ditropan (oxybutynin) is part of a family of medications called anticholinergics that can help calm the bladder. It is an effective treatment for overactive bladder and has been used to help manage bladder spasms. Bladder spasms often occur with bladder irritation, such as that after surgery, or during infection, or in neurologic problems of the bladder. Side effects often can limit the dose. ...Read more

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Tell me about oxybutynin for overactive bladder oab?

Tell me about oxybutynin for overactive bladder oab?

Urinary urgency: Oxybutynin can be used for urinary frequency, urinary urgency and urge incontinence in the absence of a bladder infection. It decreases bladder spasms and can help to improve bladder capacity. ...Read more

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Tell me about oxybutynin for helping overactive bladder?

Muscle relaxant: This is a medication that is widely used to treat overactive bladder. It causes relaxation of the bladder muscle and hopefully decreases urinary symptoms such as urinary frequency and urgency. ...Read more

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What can you tell me about oxybutynin for overactive bladder?

Poor tolerance: Oxybutynin is a 3 time a day med usually and has a high incidence of constipation and dry mouth. There are better meds but they are more expensive. For more see http://peedoc. Com/female-urology or on twitter @thepeedoc. ...Read more

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Could you give me some pointers on oxybutynin for overactive bladder?

Could you give me some pointers on oxybutynin for overactive bladder?

Oxybutinin: It was the original medication for oab, has been around for at least 60 years. Is effective but side effects are a problem, mouth dryness, blurring of vision, flushness, constipation. There are newer medications that are as effective or more effective, with less side effects and have to be taken only once a day.. ...Read more

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Can you mix Xanax (alprazolam) and oxybutynin together without it hurting you?

Can you mix Xanax (alprazolam) and oxybutynin together without it hurting you?

Cautiously: They both can make you tired and sleepy to try a small dose and don't drive or use dangerous equipment until you see how you're affected. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Oxybutynin Allergy (Definition)

Oxybutanine relaxes the bladder hence it is used for over active bladder. Allergic reaction may consist of severe dry moth, hives or generalised ...Read more