Enablex vs Oxytrol for Bladder Spasms

Enablex
(Rx)
Oxytrol
(Rx)
Enablex is an urinary antispasmodic.
Oxytrol is an urinary antispasmodic.
Satisfaction Score
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3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.8
Very Satisfied
Concern level
1.8
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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December 22, 2004
February 26, 2003
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
2,127 Discussions
1,142 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Enablex is prescribed for Interstitial Cystitis, Overactive Bladder, Bladder Spasms and Infection and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
Oxytrol 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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Ena
Dry Mouth
9
Constipation
7
Burning
4
Weight Gain
2
Allergy
2
Headaches
2
Insomnia
2
Back Pain
1
Nocturia
1
Drowsiness
1
Oxy
Dry Mouth
10
Allergy
4
Blurred Vision
2
Burning
2
Drowsiness
2
Rash
2
Tiredness
1
Nausea
1
Depression
1
Insomnia
1
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Enablex
Ena
Oxytrol
Oxy
Dry Mouth
Ena
Oxy
9
10
Constipation
Ena
Oxy
7
0
Burning
Ena
Oxy
4
2
Weight Gain
Ena
Oxy
2
0
Allergy
Ena
Oxy
2
4
Headaches
Ena
Oxy
2
0
Insomnia
Ena
Oxy
2
1
Back Pain
Ena
Oxy
1
0
Nocturia
Ena
Oxy
1
0
Drowsiness
Ena
Oxy
1
2
Dry Mouth
Oxy
Ena
10
9
Allergy
Oxy
Ena
4
2
Blurred Vision
Oxy
Ena
2
0
Burning
Oxy
Ena
2
4
Drowsiness
Oxy
Ena
2
1
Rash
Oxy
Ena
2
0
Tiredness
Oxy
Ena
1
0
Nausea
Oxy
Ena
1
0
Depression
Oxy
Ena
1
0
Insomnia
Oxy
Ena
1
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 Enablex during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Oxytrol 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 Enablex and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Oxytrol and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Transdermal Patch
Dosages
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Tablet: 7.5 mg, 15 mg
Patch: 3.9 mg/24 hr
Food Instructions
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Avoid grapefruit juice or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Darifenacin Hydrobromide
Oxybutynin
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Enablex and Oxytrol: 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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