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  • n. An anticholinergic medication used to relieve urinary and bladder difficulties.

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  • The product is formally called the oxybutynin transdermal system.

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  • The generic formulation called oxybutynin is the cheapest option but isn't right for some patients because side effects can include dry mouth, dry eyes, constipation and blurry vision.

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  • They randomly assigned the participants to either take an additional drug called oxybutynin Ditropan XL or practice behavioral techniques for eight weeks.

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  • The most common ones are oxybutynin (Ditropan) and tolterodine (Detrol).

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  • The drugs that form the second line of treatment for NE include tricyclic antidepressants TCA such as imipramine and anticholinergics such oxybutynin.

  • In the gel-based area, the Company's lead product candidate is Anturol ®, an oxybutynin ATD™ gel that has completed Phase 3 studies for the treatment of OAB overactive bladder.

  • Common anticholinergic medications include Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and Ditropan (oxybutynin), which is prescribed for overactive bladders.

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  • Furthermore, there are about 18.3 million prescriptions that are written each year, and of these 18.3 million prescriptions, about one third of them are oxybutynin products .

  • For instance, 71% of patients taking the generic oral form of oxybutynin reported having a dry mouth and 15% of patients also reported constipation as a side effect.

  • The active ingredient in transdermal oxybutynin is not metabolized by the liver in the same way as orally administered oxybutynin.

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