| Oxyspas 2.5
| Oxybutynin Chloride
What is Oxyspas 2.5?
Oxyspas containing the active ingredient oxybutynin chloride is considered an anticholinergic type of medication. The medication can help reduce muscle spasms of the bladder and urinary tract to prevent urgent, frequent or uncontrolled urination. It can be used to treat conditions such as an overactive bladder, incontinence, spina bifida and increased night time urination.
How is Oxyspas 2.5 used?
Oxyspas is usually taken orally 2 to 3 times per day or as directed by a doctor. The tablets can be taken with or without food but should be taken with a full glass of water. Contact a doctor for the correct dosage and length of treatment as it will depend on the condition being treated and the patientís response to the therapy. The medication can help control the symptoms but cannot be used to cure the conditions.
Patients using Oxyspas may encounter unwanted side effects such as:
- Dry mouth
Contact a doctor immediately should side effects persist or encounter more severe side effects such as:
- Irregular heartbeat
- Vision problems
- Painful urination
- Severe stomach pain
- Mental or mood changes
- Trouble breathing or swallowing
The medication should not be used in children below 5 years of age.
Immediately proceed to your nearest emergency department if you suffer an allergic reaction. Symptoms usually associated with such a reaction include difficulty breathing or swallowing, chest tightness, swelling, skin rashes, and hives.
Oxyspas 2.5 is not always suitable for all patients. Always consult your health care provider prior to using this medication if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, trying to conceive, using any other medication (prescription or non-prescription), using any herbal products or supplements, or if you have any allergies or other health problems.
The correct dosage and prescription commonly depend on the patient and the condition being treated. Do not adjust your dosage without the approval of your health care provider. This product is only for use as prescribed and instructed.