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Tolterodine (By mouth)

Tolterodine Tartrate (tol-TER-oh-deen TAR-trate)

Treats symptoms of an overactive bladder such as incontinence (loss of bladder control) or a frequent need to urinate by helping you have more control over the need to urinate.

Brand Name(s):

Detrol, Detrol LA

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

You should not use this medicine if you had an allergic reaction to tolterodine or to fesoterodine fumarate (Toviaz®). Do not use this medicine if you have problems passing urine, if you have narrow-angle glaucoma that is not under control, or if you have problems with food emptying from your stomach (gastric retention).

How to Use This Medicine:

Long Acting Capsule, Tablet

If a dose is missed:

How to Store and Dispose of This Medicine:

Drugs and Foods to Avoid:

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Warnings While Using This Medicine:

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088

Last Updated: 12/12/2016

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