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    Darifenacin

    Information about Darifenacin

    Darifenacin uses

    Darifenacin is used in the treatment of Overactive bladder (OAB) symptoms
    OAB is a collection of urinary storage symptoms, including urgency, incontinence, frequency, and nocturia.

    How darifenacin works

    Darifenacin is an antimuscarinic. It 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)

    Expert advice for Darifenacin

    • 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.

    Frequently asked questions for Darifenacin

    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 15 November, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)