Generic Name : Mirabegron
International- Myrbetriq Why it is prescribed (Indications) :
This medication is a beta-3 adrenergic agonist prescribed for the treatment of overactive bladder (OAB) with symptoms of urinary incontinence, urgency, and urinary frequency. When it is not to be taken (Contraindications): None.
Dosage & When it is to be taken :
PO- The recommended starting dose is 25 mg once daily. How it should be taken :
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food. Warnings and Precautions :
* Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver or kidney disease, uncontrolled high blood pressure, weak urine stream, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
* It may cause dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication. Side Effects :
Most Common - Constipation, headache, dizziness, high blood pressure, dry eyes, nausea, vision blurred and urinary tract infection.
Miscellaneous - Dizziness, sinusitis, joint pain, back pain, cystitis.
* Avoid excess dosage. Storage Conditions :
Store it at room temperature between (15°C to 30°C).
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