Information about Darifenacin

    Darifenacin uses

    Darifenacin is used in the treatment of overactive urinary bladder.

    How darifenacin works

    Darifenacin works by relaxing muscles of the urinary bladder and prevents frequent, urgent or uncontrolled urination.

    Common side effects of darifenacin

    Dry mouth, Nausea, Constipation, Dyspepsia, Abdominal pain, Blurred vision

    Available Medicine for Darifenacin

    • ₹232 to ₹347
      Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹226
      Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹232 to ₹325
      Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹224
      Cipla Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹311
      Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹235 to ₹386
      Ajanta Pharma Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹19 to ₹40
      Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd
      3 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Darifenacin

    • Do not take darifenacin tablets, if you are allergic to darifenacin or any other ingredient of tablet.
    • Do not take darifenacin, if have urinary retention (inability to empty bladder); glaucoma (high pressure in the eyes) or myasthenia gravis (disease characterized by abnormal tiredness and weakness of selected muscles); ulcer, constipation; heartburn or belching.
    • Avoid using darifenacin, if you are taking medicines to prevent organ rejection, or medicines used to treat high blood pressure, fungal or viral infection.

    Frequently asked questions for Darifenacin


    Q. What is Darifenacin?
    Darifenacin is an antimuscarinic medicine
    Q. What is Darifenacin used for?
    Darifenacin is used to treat symptoms of overactive bladder such as frequent or sudden rush to the toilet or leakage of urine
    Q. How does Darifenacin work?
    Darifenacin works by relaxing the bladder muscles thereby preventing frequent, urgent or uncontrolled urination.

    Content on this page was last updated on 13 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)