Oxybutynin vs Toviaz

Oxybutynin
(OTC)
Toviaz
(Rx)
Oxybutynin is an urinary antispasmodic.
Toviaz is an urinary antispasmodic.
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.9
Concern level
2.0
Approval Date
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March 4, 2014
October 31, 2008
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
3,856 Discussions
977 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Oxybutynin is approved for Bladder Spasms, Overactive Bladder, Sweating, Interstitial Cystitis, Infection, Frequent Urination, Urinary Incontinence and Urge Incontinence and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
Toviaz 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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Oxy
Dry Mouth
8
Dizziness
2
Blurred Vision
2
Drowsiness
2
Tiredness
2
Nausea
1
Depression
1
Irritability
1
Allergy
1
Hallucinations
1
Tov
Dry Mouth
10
Tiredness
2
Dizziness
2
Dry Eyes
2
Nausea
2
Cough
1
Blurred Vision
1
Insomnia
1
Allergy
1
Weakness
1
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2
2
Blurred Vision
Oxy
Tov
2
1
Drowsiness
Oxy
Tov
2
0
Tiredness
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Tov
2
2
Nausea
Oxy
Tov
1
2
Depression
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Tov
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0
Irritability
Oxy
Tov
1
0
Allergy
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Tov
1
1
Hallucinations
Oxy
Tov
1
0
Dry Mouth
Tov
Oxy
10
8
Tiredness
Tov
Oxy
2
2
Dizziness
Tov
Oxy
2
2
Dry Eyes
Tov
Oxy
2
0
Nausea
Tov
Oxy
2
1
Cough
Tov
Oxy
1
0
Blurred Vision
Tov
Oxy
1
2
Insomnia
Tov
Oxy
1
0
Allergy
Tov
Oxy
1
1
Weakness
Tov
Oxy
1
0
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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B Category B
Before taking Oxybutynin during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Toviaz 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 Oxybutynin and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Toviaz and alcohol.
Method of use
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Transdermal Gel, Transdermal Patch
Pill
Dosages
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Patch: 3.9 mg/24 hour, 3.9 mg/24 hr
Gel: 28 mg/0.92 gram (3 %)
Tablet: 4 mg, 8 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
Ingredients
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Oxybutynin
Fesoterodine Fumarate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Oxybutynin and Toviaz: 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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