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Will I be able to drink alcohol while on vesicare 5mg solifenacin succinate?

Will I be able to drink alcohol while on vesicare 5mg solifenacin succinate?

In moderation: A beer or 2, but not 3, or a glass of wine, or possibly a small cocktail. i.e. social drinking. But, you should not drink more than that in any case. Good Luck. ...Read more

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What are the long term effects of solifenacin?

What are the long term effects of solifenacin?

OAB medications: The most common side-effects which are often around long term, but go away once the medication is discontinued, are dry mouth and constipation. ...Read more

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What are the long term effects of solifenacin?

OAB medications: The most common side-effects which are often around long term, but go away once the medication is discontinued, are dry mouth and constipation. ...Read more

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Will I be able to drink alcohol while on vesicare 5mg solifenacin succinate?

In moderation: A beer or 2, but not 3, or a glass of wine, or possibly a small cocktail. i.e. social drinking. But, you should not drink more than that in any case. Good Luck. ...Read more

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Can i get an easy to understand explanation of medicine detrol?

Can i get an easy to understand explanation of medicine detrol?

Detrol is: Detrol (tolterodine) is one of drugs for treating overactive bladder with frequency, urgency, and urge urinary incontinence, like Ditropan (oxybutynin), Toviaz (fesoterodine), Santura (trospium), Vesicare (solifenacin), etc. Their purpose is about the same to ease bladder muscle spasm to avoid uncontrollable bladder contraction leading to urge urinary incontinence; their side effects are similar. ...Read more

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Please doctors help me...Female ptient 66 years old withe urodynamic study diagnosis:urge inconteninse how treat?

Please doctors help me...Female ptient 66 years old  withe urodynamic study diagnosis:urge inconteninse   how treat?

See below.: Home treatment consists of regular voiding, avoiding foods that can trigger your bladder (caffeine, alcohol, spicy or acidic food or artificial sweeteners), avoiding constipation and not drinking before bedtime. After that medicines work well. Darifenacin, solifenacin, oxybutynin, tolterodine, fesoterodine are the choices. They all have potential side effect of dry membranes and constipation. ...Read more

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Are there any other over-the-counter drugs which work like oxybutynin?

Are there any other over-the-counter drugs which work like oxybutynin?

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 similar (but less potent) effects on the bladder muscles. Thus use of these meds may reduce the urgency/frequency of urination problem which is more frequently treated with oxybutynin/tolterodine/solifenacin etc...Consult doc if u have problem. Good luck. ...Read more