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Side effect(s) of Oxybutynin Hydrochloride

Read the side effects of Oxybutynin Hydrochloride as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

General- Headache, weakness and body pain.

Gastrointestinal- Dry mouth, constipation, nausea, indigestion, loss of appetite, difficulty in swallowing, stomach pain, chest discomfort, and thirst.

Central Nervous System- Drowsiness, dizziness, confusion, difficulty in concentration and headache.

Respiratory- Runny nose.

Eye and ENT- Blurred vision, dry eyes and glaucoma (increased eye pressure).

Skin- Dry skin, decreased sweating, allergic reactions and phototoxicity.

Genitourinary- Urinary tract infection, erectile dysfunction



Other Precautions : Avoid alcohol consumption to avoid drowsiness.
Do not breastfeed while taking oxybutynin as small amount of the drug is secreted through motherís milk.
Consult a doctor immediately if any side effects occur while using the drug.
Regular dental checkups are necessary during long term treatment to avoid dental caries caused due to dryness of mouth.

Drug Name : Oxybutynin Hydrochloride

Oxybutynin Hydrochloride(Ditropan) generic Oxybutynin belongs to group of drugs known as antispasmodics and anticholinergics. It is prescribed for the treatment of overactive bladder which results in urinary incontinence and frequent urination. It works by relaxing the bladder muscles and thereby stops the sudden contractions of the muscles to prevent urinary urgency.
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