Ditropan XL Drug Information
If you have sudden, frequent urges to urinate, leaking accidents, or frequent urination, you may benefit from Ditropan XL® (oxybutynin ER). This prescription drug works to treat overactive bladder symptoms by helping the muscles of the bladder relax. It comes in the form of a long-acting tablet that is taken once a day. Although generally well tolerated, side effects are possible and may include dry mouth, drowsiness, and constipation.
Prior to beginning treatment with Ditropan XL, inform your healthcare provider about all other medical conditions you have and any other drugs you are taking. This medicine is not right for everyone, and your healthcare provider will need this information to make sure that this is the right medication for you.
(For more information on this drug, including what to do if you miss a dose, click Ditropan XL.)