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About this Medication
  • Brand Name: Ditropan XL (U.S. and Canada)
  • Chemical Name: oxybutynin (ox-i-byoo-ti-nin) chloride-extended release
  • Usage in MS: Bladder Dysfunction
  • Generic Available: No

Description

Oxybutynin belongs to a class of drugs called anticholinergics/antimuscarinics. It is used in MS to treat overactive bladder, in which bladder muscles contract uncontrollably and cause urinary frequency, urgency and incontinence. This brand of oxybutynin is an extended-release formulation.

Click here to read more about oxybutynin, which is also available under the brand name Detrol®.

 



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