antimuscarinics


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antimuscarinics

Drugs used to treat reversible airway obstruction as in ASTHMA and chronic BRONCHITIS. Examples are ipratropium bromide (Atrovent), oxitropium (Oxivent) and tiotropium (Spiriva).
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Bladder antimuscarinics. Darifenacin (Enablex), fesoterodine (Toviaz), flavoxate (Urispas), oxybutynin (Ditropan), solifenacin (Vesicare), tolterodine (Detrai), and trospium (Sanctura).
While analyzing the prescriptions, the academics found that most frequently prescribed anticholinergic drugs were bladder antimuscarinic drugs, antidepressants, drugs for treating vomiting, motion sickness and drugs to treat vertigo.
Mirabegron is an oral [beta]3-adrenoreceptor agonist which has emerged as an alternative to antimuscarinics for the medical treatment of OAB.
It has been reported that the topical administration of high concentrations of antimuscarinics to the brain produced seizures (33, 34).
Scrine, "Persistence and adherence with mirabegron vs antimuscarinics in overactive bladder: retrospective analysis of a UK general practice prescription database," International Journal of Clinical Practice, vol.
Secondly, when urgency is diagnosed, the use of antimuscarinics should be considered.
In the EAU guideline, it is stated that onaBoNT-A is a successful minimally invasive treatment method for NDO in patients with MS or SCI, where antimuscarinic treatment was ineffective.
* Anticholinergic drugs with antimuscarinic effects, such as oxybutynin, may be used to treat symptoms of urge incontinence and overactive bladder.
patients already treated with antimuscarinics, especially those with
Pharmacologic agents often implicated as the cause of acute urinary retention include tricyclic antidepressants, opioid analgesics, antipsychotics, antimuscarinics, and aadrenergic agonists [16].