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  • n. An antimuscarinic drug used to treat urinary incontinence.


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

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  • Herschorn S, Swift S, Guan Z, Carlsson M, Morrow J., Brodsky M and Gong J. Comparison of fesoterodine and tolterodine extended release for the treatment of overactive bladder: a head-to - head placebo-controlled trial.

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  • UroToday. com - The first placebo-controlled superiority trial between 2 antimuscarinic agents was recently performed comparing fesoterodine 8mg to tolterodine ER 4mg and placebo.

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  • At week 12 fesoterodine 8mg significantly improved UUI episodes compared to tolterodine ER 4mg

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  • Detrol® LA (tolterodine tartrate extended release capsules) in a placebo-controlled randomized clinical trial.

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  • A major clinical trial finds that a combination of two common medications -- tolterodine


  • Aggressive and hyperactive behavior was more often seen in children exposed to the bladder-control drug tolterodine (Detrol), and post-marketing data for the migraine drug sumatriptan showed "serious adverse events" in children, which have been only rarely seen in adults, including stroke, vision loss and death.

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  • Urge incontinence or overactive bladder can be treated by lifestyle changes and a number of drugs, including tolterodine or Detrol made by Pfizer Inc; Vesicare or solifenacin made by GlaxoSmithKline and Astellas Pharma Inc; and Enablex or darifenacin by Novartis AG. Top headlines


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