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Oxytrol (Oxybutynin Transdermal) - Summary

 
 



OXYTROL SUMMARY

OXYTROL®
Oxybutynin Transdermal System

Oxybutynin acts as a competitive antagonist of acetylcholine at postganglionic muscarinic receptors, resulting in relaxation of bladder smooth muscle. OXYTROL, oxybutynin transdermal system, is designed to deliver oxybutynin continuously and consistently over a 3- to 4-day interval after application to intact skin. OXYTROL is available as a 39 cm2 system containing 36 mg of oxybutynin. OXYTROL has a nominal in vivo delivery rate of 3.9 mg oxybutynin per day through skin of average permeability (interindividual variation in skin permeability is approximately 20%).

OXYTROL is indicated for the treatment of overactive bladder with symptoms of urge urinary incontinence, urgency, and frequency.


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Published Studies Related to Oxytrol (Oxybutynin Transdermal)

A phase 2, randomized, double-blind, efficacy and safety study of oxybutynin vaginal ring for alleviation of overactive bladder symptoms in women. [2014]
vaginal ring in women with overactive bladder... CONCLUSIONS: The oxybutynin vaginal ring appears to be an effective and safe once

Desmopressin and oxybutynin in monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial and an assessment of predictive factors. [2012]
evaluated... CONCLUSIONS: Our findings highlight that anticholinergic agents may play an

Efficacy of oral extended-release oxybutynin in cognitively impaired older nursing home residents with urge urinary incontinence: a randomized placebo-controlled trial. [2011.11]
OBJECTIVES: To determine the efficacy of oral extended-release oxybutynin for urge urinary incontinence in older female nursing home residents with mild to severe cognitive impairment... CONCLUSION: Extended-release oxybutynin 5 mg per day for 4 weeks in older cognitively impaired female nursing home residents did not significantly reduce urinary incontinence and urinary frequency or achieve dryness. Participants with mild to moderate cognitive and/or physical impairment were no more likely to benefit from oxybutynin than more severely impaired individuals in an exploratory analysis but further research in a larger population and perhaps using a larger dose is needed. Copyright (c) 2011 American Medical Directors Association. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

Tolerability of solifenacin and oxybutynin immediate release in older (> 65 years) and younger (</= 65 years) patients with overactive bladder: sub-analysis from a Canadian, randomized, double-blind study. [2011.02]
CONCLUSIONS: Solifenacin 5 mg/day was better tolerated than oxybutynin IR 15 mg/day in younger (</= 65 years) and older (> 65 years) subgroups. Solifenacin was equally well tolerated in both age subgroups. Limitations of the analysis were that the study was not preplanned to perform post-hoc subgroup analysis, patients knew that dry mouth was a primary outcome, and the study used fixed doses of each drug.

[Comparisons of efficacy and safety of tolterodine and oxybutynin in children with idiopathic overactive bladder]. [2011.01]
OBJECTIVE: To compare the efficacy and safety of tolterodine and oxybutynin in the treatment of idiopathic overactive bladder in children... CONCLUSIONS: Tolterodine has a similar efficacy to oxybutynin in the treatment of idiopathic overactive bladder in children, with better safety in pharmacotherapy.

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Clinical Trials Related to Oxytrol (Oxybutynin Transdermal)

A Study Comparing the Efficacy and Safety of OROS® Oxybutynin to That of Ditropan® (Immediate-Release Oxybutynin) for the Treatment of Patients With Urge or Mixed Urinary Incontinence. [Completed]
The purpose of this study is to compare the efficacy and safety of OROS® oxybutynin to that of Ditropan® (immediate-release oxybutynin) for the treatment of patients with urge or mixed urinary incontinence. Oxybutynin is an antispasmodic, anticholinergic medication for the treatment of the symptoms of overactive bladder.

Transdermal (TDS) Oxybutynin (Oxytrol(r)) in Overactive Bladder [Completed]

Fasting Study of Oxybutynin Chloride ER Tablets 10 mg and Ditropan XL® Tablets 10 mg [Completed]
The objective of this study was to investigate the single-dose relative bioavailability of Mylan's oxybutynin chloride extended-release tablets to ALZA's Ditropan XL® tablets following an oral, single 20 mg (2 x 10 mg) dose under fasting conditions.

Food Study of Oxybutynin Chloride ER Tablets 10 mg and Ditropan XL® Tablets 10 mg [Completed]
The objective of this study was to investigate the single-dose relative bioavailability of Mylan's oxybutynin chloride extended-release tablets to ALZA's Ditropan XL® tablets following an oral, single 20 mg (2 x 10 mg) dose under fed conditions.

Fed Study of Oxybutynin Chloride Extended-Release Tablets 10 mg and Ditropan XL® Tablets 10 mg [Completed]
The objective of this study was to investigate the single-dose relative bioavailability of Mylan's oxybutynin chloride extended-release tablets to ALZA's Ditropan XL® tablets following an oral, single 20 mg (2 x 10 mg) dose under fed conditions.

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Reports of Suspected Oxytrol (Oxybutynin Transdermal) Side Effects

Delirium (3)Anaesthetic Complication Neurological (3)Agitation (2)Confusional State (1)Intraocular Pressure Increased (1)Urinary Incontinence (1)Visual Acuity Reduced (1)Fall (1)Death (1)Dyspnoea Exertional (1)more >>


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