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Flomax vs. Oxybutynin for Frequent Urination

Flomax

Rx
/ 9,361 posts
Other Names: Tamsulosin

Oxybutynin

OTC
/ 2,634 posts
Other Names: Ditropan   Ditropan XL   Oxytrol   Gelnique
Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 9,361 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 0.5 out of 5
Based on 2,634 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Tamsulosin (International Nonproprietary Name) is an alpha-1a receptor-selective alpha blocker used in the symptomatic treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Tamsulosin was developed by Yamanouchi Pharmaceuticals (now part of Astellas Pharma) ... Read more on Wikipedia
Oxybutynin (Ditropan, Lyrinel XL) is an anticholinergic medication used to relieve urinary and bladder difficulties, including frequent urination and inability to control urination (Urinary incontinence number Urge incontinence), by decreasin... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Flomax vs. Oxybutynin

12 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
Flomax and dr. switched me to oxybutynin. I switched...
...and dr. switched me to oxybutynin. I switched back to the Flomax (generic) ...on Flomax for those who have trouble passing urine...there is on the oxybutynin. Anyhow,...
since Flomax got too darned expensive. It works fine for...
I've been taking oxybutynin for several months since Flomax got too darned expensive. It works fine for me and has no effect on...
Oxybutynin for 3 years for frequent urination issue....
...has taken Oxybutynin for 3 years for frequent urination issue. Our ...suggested increasing his Flomax to 2/d. Last month we also learned that his leg problems is Lymphedema and in March...
I'm taking Oxybutynin 5mg for these spasms . I realize that...
...be able to urinate. Blood in my urine has stopped, but I'm still having slight bladder spasms . I'm taking Oxybutynin 5mg for these spasms . I realize that ...I am also taking Flomax 0.4mg two ...
hydroxyzine 2x day oxybutynin 3x day flomax 2x a day...
...confusing. They make me feel dizzy and tired. Like im ...a day hydroxyzine 2x day oxybutynin 3x day flomax 2x a day hydrocodiene as ...I just want to feel better. I hope they work....
Comtan, Cymbalta, Flomax and Oxybutynin. I have heard...
...Oxybutynin. I have heard of involuntary movements if the PD meds are too high, such as leg, arm and head movements. However, my husband has a steady \"lip smacking\" motion of which he usually i...
put me on oxybutynin for spastic bladder and it just locked...
...out after cysto, but when I was cathed I peed a lot.  Last night I got up 3 times overnight and peed without any problem and still woke around 3:30 with this burning pain.  I did have some problems...
some time in the past when using Flomax. Ugly. .
...Oxybutynin Urotraxal relaxes urethra and the area in vicinity Oxybutynin ...men with enlarged prostate have urges to urinate. 2#-bladder is iritated and asks for frequent emptying regardles...
I took: • Rapaflo. Flomax did nothing for me but Rapaflo...
...it? I took: • Rapaflo. Flomax did nothing for me but ...prescribes Elmiron, which doesn't give dry mouth. There's an oxybutynin patch (Oxytrol) that is supposed to have fewer SEs....
Flomax, Cymbalta, Coumadin. Prescribed Vigomax and Atropine...
Taking Flomax, Cymbalta, Coumadin. Prescribed Vigomax and ..., and atropine to My current meds which include, Flomax , oxybutynin , Cymbalta, pantaprozole, Coumadin, aspirin , metoprolol , aspirin,...
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