Tropan XL 5 mg
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|Generic For||Ditropan XL|
|Manufacturer||Sun Pharma, India|
About the drug:
Tropan XL- 5mg tablet generic name is Ditropan XL. It is prescribed for the treatment of inability to control urine, uncontrolled contraction of the bladder wall, birth defect affecting the spine along with several other problems. Tropan L – 5mg Tablet contains the salts Oxybutynin as active ingredients. It is available in tablet form. Detailed information related to Tropan XL – 5mg Tablet's uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is as follows:
Uses of the drug:
Tropan XL- 5mg is used to treat urinary incontinence (inability to control urine), urgency and frequency to pass urine in unstable bladder conditions due to idiopathic detrusor instability (uncontrolled contraction of the bladder wall) or neurogenic bladder disorders (detrusor hyperreflexia in conditions such as spina bifida [birth defect affecting the spine] and multiple sclerosis). It is also indicated in children over 5 years of age for detrusor overactivity or a neurogenic bladder disorders, and for night time bedwetting, when other treatments have failed.
Working of the drug:
Tropan XL- 5mg active constituent is oxybutynin. It belongs to class of medications called anticholinergics/ antimuscarinics. It works on the smooth muscles of the bladder, relaxes it and relieves the spasm thereby controlling the frequency of contractions and urgency to pass urine.
Oxybutynin (Ditropan(R), Ditropan XL(R)) is an antispasmodic medicine that helps control overactive bladder, a chronic condition that can be improved with medication. Oxybutynin may reduce the frequency of bathroom visits and may help to control wetting accidents.
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Dosage and strength:
Dosage form and strength:
Tropan XL – 5mg is available in following strength preparation on our online pharmacy store:
• Tropan XL – 5mg
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Before taking the drug:
Do not take the drug if you:
- Are allergic to any of the ingredients present in tropan XL – 5mg
- Are pregnant or breast feeding mother
Tell your doctor if you have disease or problem:
- Heart or blood vessel disease
- High blood pressure
- Kidney problems
- Liver problems
- Myasthenia gravis
- Nervous system disease
How much to take the drug?
The recommended dose for adults is one Tropan XL 5 mg tablet two to three times daily. The maximum recommended dose is one 5 mg tablet four times a day. A lower starting dose of 2.5 mg two to three times a day is recommended for elderly patients.
For paediatric patients over five years of age, the recommended dose is 5 mg tablet twice daily. The maximum recommended dose is one 5 mg tablet thrice daily.
How to take this drug?
Take tropan XL - 5mg tablets by mouth. Follow the directions on the prescription label. Swallow the tablets with a drink of water. Oxybutynin works best on an empty stomach. Take your medicine at regular intervals. Do not take your medicine more often than directed.
For how long to take it?
Do not stop taking tropan XL – 5mg or change the dose without consulting with your prescriber. This drug is meant to be taken on a regular basis, so keep on taking the drug as long as recommended by the health care physician.
If overdose, immediately consult with your concerned prescriber. Take medical help as quickly as possible if you encounter any bizarre reaction.
If you forget to take a dose of Tropan XL, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is nearly time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Remember never take a double dose to compensate the missed dose.
Like all drugs, this drug can cause side effects, although not everyone gets them.
Stop taking Tropan XL – 5mg tablets and call your physician or go to a hospital immediately if you have an allergic reaction, the symptoms may include: a rash, breathing and swallowing problems, swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Please tell your physician if any of the following side effects get serious or last longer than a few days:
- Dry eyes
- Dry mouth
- Decreased urinary retention
- Facial flushing
Tell your physician if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines. Tell your prescriber if you are taking:
Things to remember:.
- Keep all the medicines out of the sight and reach of children
- Do not use tropan XL- 5mg tablet after the expiry date which is stated on the carton and blister after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
- Do not store above 25 °C