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Detrol LA

How Supplied


DETROL LA Capsules is indicated for the treatment of overactive bladder with symptoms of urge urinary incontinence, urgency, and frequency [see Clinical Studies ].


Dosing Information

The recommended dose of DETROL LA Capsules is 4 mg once daily with water and swallowed whole. The dose may be lowered to 2 mg daily based on individual response and tolerability; however, limited efficacy data are available for DETROL LA 2 mg [see Clinical Studies].

Dosage Adjustment in Specific Populations

For patients with mild to moderate hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh Class A or B) or severe renal impairment (CCr 10-30 mL/min), the recommended dose of DETROL LA is 2 mg once daily. DETROL LA is not recommended for use in patients with severe hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh Class C). Patients with CCr < 10 mL/min have not been studied and use of DETROL LA in this population is not recommended [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS and Use In Specific Populations].

Dosage Adjustment in Presence of Concomitant Drugs

For patients who are taking drugs that are potent inhibitors of CYP3A4 [e.g., ketoconazole, clarithromycin, ritonavir], the recommended dose of DETROL LA is 2 mg once daily [see DRUG INTERACTIONS].


Dosage Forms And Strengths

The 2 mg capsules are blue-green with symbol and 2 printed in white ink. The 4 mg capsules are blue with symbol and 4 printed in white ink.

Storage And Handling

DETROL LA Capsules are supplied as follows:

Bottles of 30   Bottles of 500  
2 mg Capsules NDC 0009-5190-01 2 mg Capsules NDC 0009-5190-03
4 mg Capsules NDC 0009-5191-01 4 mg Capsules NDC 0009-5191-03
Bottles of 90   Unit Dose Blisters  
2 mg Capsules NDC 0009-5190-02 2 mg Capsules NDC 0009-5190-04
4 mg Capsules NDC 0009-5191-02 4 mg Capsules NDC 0009-5191-04

Store at 20°–25°C (68°–77°F); excursions permitted to 15–30°C (59–86°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature]. Protect from light.

Distributed by : Pharmacia & Upjohn CO., Division of Pfizer Inc, NY, NY 10017. Revised: 08/2012

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 9/5/2012

How Supplied

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