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Precautions and Warnings With Oxybutynin Gel

Who Shouldn't Use This Medication?

You should not take oxybutynin gel if you:
 
  • Are allergic to Gelnique, oxybutynin chloride, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have uncontrolled narrow-angle glaucoma (an eye condition).
     
  • Have difficulty passing urine (known medically as urinary retention). This is often caused by conditions such as an enlarged prostate.
     
  • Have a condition that slows down the emptying of food from your stomach.
     

Oxybutynin Gel Precautions and Warnings: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which this drug should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting treatment. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, talk with your healthcare provider about the specific ones that may apply to you.
 
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