"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today allowed marketing of the inFlow Intraurethral Valve-Pump, a replaceable urinary prosthesis for use in female adults who cannot contract the muscles necessary to push urine out of the bladder (impaired d"...
Overdosage with oxybutynin has been associated with anticholinergic effects including central nervous system excitation, flushing, fever, dehydration, cardiac arrhythmia, vomiting, exhaustion, heat sensitivity, and urinary retention. Oral ingestion of 100 mg oxybutynin chloride in association with alcohol has been reported in a 13-year-old who experienced memory loss, and in a 34-year-old who developed stupor, followed by disorientation and agitation on awakening, dilated pupils, dry skin, cardiac arrhythmia, and retention of urine. Both patients recovered fully with symptomatic treatment. If overexposure occurs, monitor patients until symptoms resolve.
The use of ANTUROL is contraindicated in patients with the following conditions:
- Urinary retention [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
- Gastric retention [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
- Uncontrolled narrow-angle glaucoma [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
Last reviewed on RxList: 1/3/2012
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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