Nocturin 5mg Tablet

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Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Nocturin 5mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Nocturin Tablet

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Uses of Nocturin Tablet

Nocturin 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Overactive bladder (OAB) symptoms
OAB is a collection of urinary storage symptoms, including urgency, incontinence, frequency and nocturia.
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Side effects of Nocturin Tablet

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Dry mouth, Constipation, Dizziness, Headache, Sleepiness, Blurred vision, Dry skin.

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How to use Nocturin Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Nocturin 5mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Nocturin Tablet works

Nocturin 5mg tablet is an antimuscarinic. It works by relaxing muscles of the urinary bladder and prevents frequent, urgent or uncontrolled urination.

In Depth Information on Nocturin Tablet

Expert advice for Nocturin Tablet

  • Reduces abnormal contractions of bladder.
  • Can take up to 4 weeks before you see an improvement in your symptoms.
  • Helpful in men with urinary symptoms caused by enlarged prostate.
  • Avoid caffeine, alcohol or carbonated drinks as they can worsen your symptoms.
  • Side effects are mild and usually include dry mouth and eyes, constipation, difficulty urinating, blurred vision and sleepiness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Nocturin 5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Nocturin 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Nocturin 5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Nocturin 5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

You may feel drowsy or have blurred vision while you are taking Nocturin 5mg Tablet. This may affect your driving ability.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Nocturin 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nocturin 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Nocturin 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nocturin 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Oxybutynin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Nocturin 5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Oxybutynin

Q. Is oxybutynin a controlled substance?
No, oxybutynin is not a controlled substance
Q. Is oxybutynin a diuretic, an antibiotic or a pain killer?
No, oxybutynin is not a diuretic, antibiotic or a pain killer
Q. Is oxybutynin comparable to Vesicare?
Such comparisons between drugs cannot be drawn. Therapeutic indication and application of each of the drugs are based on clinical evidences
Q. Is oxybutynin a muscle relaxer?
Oxybutynin relaxes the bladder muscle
Q. Is oxybutynin a blood thinner/ opiate/ an anticholinergic?
No, oxybutynin is not a blood thinner or an opiate. But it is an anticholinergic drug
Q. Is oxybutynin safe?
Oxybutynin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take ibuprofen (advil) with oxybutynin?
There are no known interactions between ibuprofen and oxybutynin. However, please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Does oxybutynin cause constipation and bloating?
Yes, constipation is a common side effect of oxybutynin treatment. It may also cause bloating
Q. Does oxybutynin make you sleepy?
Yes, oxybutynin may make you feel sleepy
Q. Does oxybutynin cause dementia?
No, oxybutynin is not known to cause dementia, but it can interact with the drugs used for the treatment of dementia
Q. Does oxybutynin cause blurred vision/ swelling/ water retention/ weight loss/ blood pressure?
Yes, blurred vision/ swelling/ water retention are common side effects of oxybutynin treatment. However, there are no known effects of oxybutynin on body weight and blood pressure.
Q. Can I use Nocturin with Tamsulosin?
Nocturin can be taken with Tamsulosin. Tamsulosin is given along when oxybutynin alone fails to control symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia. Oxybutynin helps in providing relief from symptoms of overactive bladder (urinary incontinence, urgency, and frequency).
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