Frequent Urination

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(Frequency of micturition)
Frequent urination, or urinary frequency, is the need to urinate more often than usual. It is often, though not necessarily, ass...
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Cipro 475
Flomax 240
Vesicare 169
Last Update February 4, 2016
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Flomax vs Oxybutynin

Flomax
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Oxybutynin
Other name: Tamsulosin Tamsulosin
Other name: Ditropan Ditropan
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Frequent Urination
1.7
Concern level
3.5
Helpfulness
for Frequent Urination
4.8
Concern level
3.3
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Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy
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Frequent Urination
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Spasms
Bladder Spasms
Overactive Bladder
Sweating
Incontinence
Infection
Frequent Urination
Bladder Problems
Urinary Incontinence
Urge Incontinence
Neurogenic Bladder
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Method of use:
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Method of use:
Transdermal Gel, Transdermal Patch
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Rx
Prescribing mode:
OTC
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) ...
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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...
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Top Concerns
Flo
Kidney Stones
6
Burning
4
Dizzy
4
Tiredness
3
Urinary Retention
3
Discomfort
3
Incontinence
2
Depression
2
Retrograde Ejaculation
2
Spasms
2
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Oxy
Dry Mouth
10
Dizzy
3
Blurred Vision
2
Drowsy
2
Depression
2
Tiredness
2
Burning
2
Nausea
2
Irritability
1
Insomnia
1
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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) ...
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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...
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too darned expensive. It works fine for me and has no effect...
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" I've been taking oxybutynin for several months since Flomax got too darned expensive. It works fine for me and has no effect on my sleep at... "

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oxybutynin. I switched back to the Flomax (generic) a few...
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" I was taking Flomax and dr. switched me to oxybutynin. I switched back to the Flomax (generic) a few days ag ...There is no contraindication on Flomax for those who have trouble... "

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the oxybutynin came the closest helping and i have to...
| www.professionalmuscle.com
" ...this is for an infection in the prostrate. i tried flomax. nothing seems to work. the oxybutynin came the closest helping and i have to go see a neurologist and see... "

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2009, PJ was put back on Flomax; with his prostrate problem...
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" ...June 2009, PJ was put back on Flomax; with his prostrate problem ...put on Avodart. He has taken Oxybutynin for 3 years for frequent urination issue. Our neurologist (spec in AZ) knows about these... "

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orking. He also takes Flomax. Maybe it is time to swit...
| www.strokeboard.net
" ...very frequently. He has been on the oxybutynin for over a year. First, ...what does? Thank you. We are also being treated for enlarged prostate with Proscar and that ...is working. He also takes... "

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using Oxybutynin in combo w/Flomax and daily 5mg Cialis...
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" I've been using Oxybutynin in combo w/Flomax and daily 5mg Cialis for 3-4 years.  Can usually sleep through the night w/o getting up, but still have some urgency and frequency issues during the day. ... "

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atherter. I am also taking Flomax 0.4mg two a day, also S...
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" ...slight bladder spasms. I'm taking Oxybutynin 5mg for these spasms. I realize that I ...catherter. I am also taking Flomax 0.4mg two a day, also ...benign, Bladder, catheterization, chronic, intermittent,... "

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herter. I am also taking Flomax 0.4mg two a day, also Saw...
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" ...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 ...catherter. I am also taking Flomax 0.4mg... "

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th it. I have been on Flomax (as well as daily dose 5mg...
| csn.cancer.org
" ...have them post-CK.  However, I've never had any pain/burning sensation associated with it.  I have been on Flomax (as well as daily dose 5mg Cialis and Oxybutynin, which are supposed ot help... "

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is being treated w/Flomax and oxybutynin. So not change...
| csn.cancer.org
" ...that led to the PSA diagnosis over 5 years ago, which is being treated w/Flomax and oxybutynin.  So not changes in that regard.  But, otherwise, I'm living a normal and... "

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