Detrol vs Vesicare

Detrol
(Rx)
Vesicare
(Rx)
Detrol is an urinary antispasmodic.
Vesicare is an urinary antispasmodic.
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.6
Concern level
2.0
Approval Date
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March 25, 1998
November 19, 2004
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
6,465 Discussions
6,302 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Detrol is prescribed for Interstitial Cystitis, Bladder Spasms, Overactive Bladder and Infection and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
Vesicare is prescribed for Interstitial Cystitis, Overactive Bladder, Bladder Spasms and Infection and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Det
Dry Mouth
8
Tiredness
3
Depression
2
Allergy
2
Dizziness
2
Sneezing
2
Nausea
1
Weakness
1
Weight Gain
1
Dementia
1
Ves
Constipation
9
Dry Mouth
9
Tiredness
4
Blurred Vision
3
Headaches
2
Weakness
2
Cancer
2
Weight Gain
2
Dry Eyes
2
Dizziness
2
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Detrol
Det
Vesicare
Ves
Dry Mouth
Det
Ves
8
9
Tiredness
Det
Ves
3
4
Depression
Det
Ves
2
0
Allergy
Det
Ves
2
0
Dizziness
Det
Ves
2
2
Sneezing
Det
Ves
2
0
Nausea
Det
Ves
1
0
Weakness
Det
Ves
1
2
Weight Gain
Det
Ves
1
2
Dementia
Det
Ves
1
0
Constipation
Ves
Det
9
0
Dry Mouth
Ves
Det
9
8
Tiredness
Ves
Det
4
3
Blurred Vision
Ves
Det
3
0
Headaches
Ves
Det
2
0
Weakness
Ves
Det
2
1
Cancer
Ves
Det
2
0
Weight Gain
Ves
Det
2
1
Dry Eyes
Ves
Det
2
0
Dizziness
Ves
Det
2
2
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Detrol during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Vesicare during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Detrol and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Vesicare and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 1 mg, 2 mg
Tablet: 5 mg, 10 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid grapefruit juice or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Tolterodine Tartrate
Solifenacin Succinate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Detrol and Vesicare: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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