oxybutynin chloride

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oxybutynin chloride

[ok′sibo̅o̅′tinin]
an anticholinergic.
indication It is prescribed in the treatment of neurogenic bladder.
contraindications Glaucoma, obstruction of the GI or urinary tract, ulcerative colitis, paralytic ileus, toxic megacolon, or known hypersensitivity to this drug or to other anticholinergics prohibits its use.
adverse effects Among the more serious adverse effects are decreased sweating, urinary retention, blurred vision, tachycardia, and severe allergic reactions.

oxybutynin chloride (ok´sēbū´tinin klor´īd),

n brand name: Ditropan;
drug class: antispasmodic;
action: relaxes smooth muscles in urinary tract;
use: antispasmodic for neurogenic bladder.