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Tolterodine ER for Overactive Bladder - Zyloprim Warnings and Precautions

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  • Tolterodine ER for Overactive Bladder
    If you have sudden or frequent urges to urinate, you may benefit from tolterodine ER. This eMedTV selection describes how tolterodine ER works for overactive bladder symptoms and takes a quick look at specific symptoms this medication can treat.
  • Tolterodine Tartrate Drug Information
    This part of the eMedTV Web library features information on tolterodine tartrate, a drug used to treat overactive bladder symptoms. It explains how to take it, what to expect, and how to help ensure a safe and effective treatment.
  • Trospium
    Trospium is a medication that is commonly prescribed to treat an overactive bladder. This page from the eMedTV Web site provides a more in-depth look at the medication, including dosing information, effects, and potential side effects.
  • Trospium Chloride Tablets
    Overactive bladder symptoms can be treated with trospium chloride tablets. This eMedTV Web page takes a quick look at this prescription medication, including a list of potential side effects. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
  • Trospium Dosing
    The recommended trospium dosage for treating an overactive bladder is 20 mg twice a day. As this eMedTV Web page explains, however, trospium dosing for people over 75 years old or who have liver disease is usually lower (20 mg once daily).
  • Trospium XR
    A healthcare provider may prescribe trospium XR to treat an overactive bladder. This page from the eMedTV archives provides more information on trospium XR, including how the medication works, possible side effects, and tips on taking the drug.
  • Trospium XR Dosing
    For treating an overactive bladder, the recommended trospium XR dose is 60 mg once daily in the morning. As this eMedTV resource discusses, the trospium XR dosing guidelines are the same for everyone, regardless of age or weight.
  • Trospium XR for Overactive Bladder
    Trospium XR is prescribed for the treatment of overactive bladder symptoms. This eMedTV selection offers more information on trospium, including how the drug performed in clinical trials and dosing guidelines on how often to use it.
  • Types of Beta Blockers
    As this eMedTV segment discusses, there are several beta blockers available, and many of them work in different ways. This page outlines some examples of the various beta blocker types that are available and explains their effects on the body.
  • Use of Nitroglycerin Patches
    This eMedTV Web page explains that nitroglycerin patches are used for preventing angina (chest pain) in adults who have coronary artery disease. This article explains how this medicine works and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Vaccine for Shingles
    This eMedTV segment gives some basic information about the shingles vaccine, which is approved for use in people over the age of 50. It discusses its effectiveness and possible side effects, and includes a link to learn more.
  • Warnings and Precautions With Mycophenolate Sodium
    Taking mycophenolate sodium, an immunosuppressant, makes it harder for your body to fight infections. This eMedTV segment talks about the safety issues related to mycophenolate sodium, including warnings and precautions to discuss with your doctor.
  • What Are Diclofenac Eye Drops Used For?
    As this eMedTV page explains, diclofenac eye drops are used for treating inflammation, eye pain, and sensitivity to light caused by eye surgery. This article describes how the medicine works and explores possible off-label uses for it.
  • What Are Methyltestosterone Capsules Used For?
    As this eMedTV page explains, methyltestosterone capsules are used for treating low testosterone levels in men and relieving breast cancer symptoms in women. This page also describes other approved and unapproved reasons a doctor may prescribe this drug.
  • What Are Methyltestosterone Tablets Used For?
    As explained in this selection from the eMedTV library, methyltestosterone tablets may be helpful for men with low testosterone levels. This resource lists other uses for methyltestosterone tablets, including unapproved (off-label) uses.
  • What Are Testosterone Pellets Used For?
    Testosterone pellets are available with a prescription and can help increase testosterone levels in men. This eMedTV resource describes other approved uses for testosterone pellets, explains how they work, and lists some possible "off-label" uses.
  • What Happens During a Knee Arthroscopy for Loose Bodies?
    This multimedia video explains how loose bodies are removed from the knee.
  • What If You Don't Have Knee Arthroscopy (Loose Body Removal)?
    This video clip explains what may happen if you don't have knee arthroscopy.
  • What Is a Beta blocker?
    As this eMedTV Web resource explains, beta blockers are prescription medications used to treat several conditions of the heart and blood vessels. This page further addresses the question, "What is a beta blocker?" and explains how these drugs work.
  • What Is Aflibercept Used For?
    Adults who have "wet" macular degeneration may benefit from eye injections of aflibercept. This eMedTV article takes a look at this and other uses for aflibercept, including unapproved uses. An explanation on how the drug works is also included.
  • What Is Alendronate and Cholecalciferol Used For?
    Alendronate and cholecalciferol is used for the treatment of osteoporosis in men and postmenopausal women. This eMedTV article describes the effects of the drug and discusses possible off-label alendronate and cholecalciferol uses.
  • What Is Alendronate Effervescent Tablet Used For?
    As this eMedTV resource explains, alendronate effervescent tablets are used for the treatment of osteoporosis in certain men and women. This article further explores what this medication is prescribed for, including some off-label uses.
  • What Is Alendronate Used For?
    Alendronate is used to treat osteoporosis and Paget's disease of the bone. This eMedTV segment provides more information on what alendronate is used for, including a list of "off-label" uses, such as treating cancer that has spread to the bones.
  • What Is Betaxolol Used For?
    Betaxolol is approved for treating high blood pressure and lowering eye pressure. This page on the eMedTV Web site explores the uses of betaxolol in more detail, lists possible off-label uses for the drug, and explains how the medication works.
  • What Is Calcitonin Salmon Nasal Spray Used For?
    Calcitonin salmon nasal spray is used for treating osteoporosis in women who are five years past menopause. This eMedTV article offers more information on uses for the prescription medication, including possible off-label uses.
  • What Is Capsaicin 8% Patch Used For?
    As this eMedTV page discusses, the primary use of the capsaicin 8% patch is to treat nerve pain that can occur after a case of the shingles. This article describes how the medicine works and explores possible off-label uses of the skin patch.
  • What Is Carbidopa Used For?
    Carbidopa is used for treating Parkinson's disease and Parkinson-like symptoms due to other causes. This eMedTV resource covers carbidopa uses in more detail and explains how the drug works to delay the conversion of levodopa into dopamine.
  • What Is Carbidopa-Levodopa CR Used For?
    Carbidopa-levodopa CR uses include treating Parkinson and Parkinson-like symptoms. This selection from the eMedTV Web site further describes what carbidopa-levodopa CR is used for, including its off-label use for treating restless legs syndrome (RLS).
  • What Is Darifenacin Used For?
    Darifenacin is used for the treatment of common overactive bladder symptoms. This article from the eMedTV Web site describes the effects of the medication and explains whether there are any off-label darifenacin uses or uses in children.
  • What Is Denosumab Used For?
    As this eMedTV segment explains, denosumab is a medication prescribed for the treatment of osteoporosis, as well as to prevent bone problems in people with certain forms of cancer. This article explores what denosumab is used for and how it works.
  • What Is Desonide Ointment Used For?
    As this eMedTV segment explains, desonide ointment is used for treating certain inflammatory skin conditions, such as eczema, psoriasis, and dermatitis. This article further explores possible uses of the skin ointment, with details on how the drug works.
  • What Is Desonide Ointment?
    A doctor may prescribe desonide ointment to treat eczema, poison ivy, or other skin problems. This eMedTV resource provides some details on what desonide ointment is prescribed for, how it works, and dosing tips. A link to more details is also provided.
  • What Is Desoximetasone Ointment Used For?
    As this eMedTV resource explains, desoximetasone ointment is used for treating certain inflammatory skin conditions, such as psoriasis, eczema, and dermatitis. This page explores possible uses of the ointment, with details on how the medicine works.
  • What Is Diclofenac Sodium Topical Solution Used For?
    Diclofenac sodium topical solution helps treat osteoarthritis in adults. This eMedTV segment explains these diclofenac sodium topical solution uses in more detail and provides information on some of the product's "off-label" indications.
  • What Is Etidronate Used For?
    Etidronate is used for the treatment of Paget's disease and heterotopic ossification. This page from the eMedTV Web site further explores specific etidronate uses and explains whether the medicine is used off-label for other conditions.
  • What Is Extended-Release Gabapentin Used For?
    As this eMedTV page discusses, the primary use of extended-release gabapentin is to treat nerve pain that can occur after a case of the shingles. This article describes how the medicine works and lists possible off-label, or unapproved, uses of the drug.
  • What Is Febuxostat Used For?
    Common uses of febuxostat include preventing high uric acid levels in people who have gout. This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at what this medication is used for, including information on its use in children and possible off-label uses.
  • What Is Fesoterodine Used For?
    As this eMedTV page explains, fesoterodine is used for relieving symptoms of an overactive bladder, such as leaking accidents. This article covers the drug's uses in more detail, including possible off-label uses, and explains how the medication works.
  • What Is Fluocinonide Gel Used For?
    A healthcare provider may prescribe fluocinonide gel to treat dermatitis, eczema, or other skin conditions. This eMedTV article explores these and other uses of fluocinonide gel in more detail, explaining how the drug works and if it is safe for children.
  • What Is Galantamine Used For?
    Galantamine is used for treating dementia in people with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease. This page from the eMedTV Web site explains how the drug can help improve cognitive function and discusses possible off-label galantamine uses.
  • What Is Hylan G-F 20 Used For?
    Hylan G-F 20 is used for relieving pain in people with arthritis of the knee. This eMedTV resource describes this osteoarthritis treatment in more detail, explores possible off-label uses, and explains how Hylan G-F 20 works.
  • What Is Ibandronate Used For?
    Ibandronate is used for the treatment and prevention of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. This eMedTV page further explores what the drug is used for, explains whether it can be used in children, and lists possible "off-label" ibandronate uses.
  • What Is Ibuprofen/Famotidine Used For?
    Adults who have osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis may benefit from ibuprofen/famotidine. This eMedTV article looks at the reasons for using ibuprofen/famotidine, including details on unapproved uses and whether it's safe for children.
  • What Is Ketoconazole Gel Used For?
    As a type of antifungal drug, ketoconazole gel is used to treat seborrhea. This page from the eMedTV Web archives presents a detailed description of what seborrhea is and how this medicated skin gel works to treat it. It also covers unapproved uses.
  • What Is Memantine Used For?
    Memantine uses, as this eMedTV page explains, are primarily concerned with treating moderate to severe dementia in people with Alzheimer's disease. This page describes the drug's effects, explains how it works, and discusses possible off-label uses.
  • What Is Memantine XR Used For?
    Memantine XR is primarily used for treating moderate-to-severe Alzheimer's disease. This eMedTV resource explains how this medication works and discusses several possible off-label uses, such as preventing migraines and treating ADHD.
  • What Is Mometasone Furoate Lotion Used For?
    A doctor may prescribe mometasone furoate lotion to treat eczema, psoriasis, or other skin conditions. This eMedTV page discusses these and other uses of mometasone furoate lotion in more detail, explaining how the drug works and its safety in children.
  • What Is Mycophenolate Sodium Used For?
    Mycophenolate sodium has been approved as an anti-rejection drug to be taken after a kidney transplant. This eMedTV resource explores the uses of mycophenolate sodium, with in-depth information on kidney transplants, how the medicine works, and more.
  • What Is Naproxen/Esomeprazole Magnesium Used For?
    As explained in this eMedTV page, naproxen/esomeprazole magnesium is used for treating rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis. This page further describes specific uses of this prescription drug and explains how it works.
  • What Is Nitroglycerin?
    Nitroglycerin is prescribed to treat or prevent chest pain caused by coronary heart disease. This eMedTV page takes a closer look at what nitroglycerin is used for, how it works, and potential side effects. A link to more details is also included.
  • What Is Oxybutynin ER Used For?
    Oxybutynin ER is used for treating an overactive bladder and bladder problems due to neurological disorders. This eMedTV Web page describes how the medication works and discusses oxybutynin ER uses in children.
  • What Is Oxybutynin Gel Used For?
    Oxybutynin gel is licensed to treat an overactive bladder in adults. This article from the eMedTV Web site further discusses the uses of oxybutynin gel, describes its effects, and explains whether there are any off-label uses of the medication.
  • What Is Oxybutynin Used For?
    Oxybutynin is used for treating bladder conditions that are caused by nerve problems. This section of the eMedTV Web site offers more information on how the medication works and discusses off-label oxybutynin uses and uses in children.
  • What Is Polyethylene Glycol Electrolyte Solution and Bisacodyl Used For?
    As this eMedTV page explains, polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution and bisacodyl is used for preparing the bowels before a colonoscopy. This page further discusses how this laxative works, whether it is safe for children, and possible off-label uses.
  • What Is Pramipexole ER Used For?
    As this page from the eMedTV Web site explains, pramipexole ER is used for treating Parkinson's disease. This page examines this and other purposes for the drug, including details on off-label uses and whether it is safe for use in children.
  • What Is Raloxifene Used For?
    Raloxifene uses are primarily concerned with both osteoporosis and breast cancer. This page of the eMedTV Web site explains why raloxifene is used for both conditions, how it works in the body, and also addresses off-label uses and uses in children.
  • What Is Risedronate Delayed-Release Used For?
    This page of the eMedTV library explains why risedronate delayed-release is used for the treatment of osteoporosis by describing how the drug works. It also discusses whether children can use this product and lists some off-label uses.
  • What Is Rivastigmine Used For?
    Rivastigmine is used for treating mild to moderate Alzheimer's and Parkinson's dementia. This page on the eMedTV Web site discusses rivastigmine uses in more detail, explains how the drug works, and lists possible off-label uses for the medicine.
  • What Is Ropinirole XL Used For?
    Ropinirole XL is used for treating the symptoms of early and advanced forms of Parkinson's disease. This eMedTV Web resource further discuses ropinirole XL uses, including possible off-label uses and whether it is safe for use in children.
  • What Is Solifenacin Succinate Used For?
    Solifenacin succinate is used for relieving overactive bladder symptoms, such as frequent urination. This eMedTV Web page discusses these uses in more detail and explains whether the drug is used off-label for other conditions or to treat children.
  • What Is Tacrine Used For?
    Tacrine is used for treating dementia in people with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease. This article from the eMedTV archives explains how the medication works, describes its effects, and lists common off-label tacrine uses.
  • What Is Tazarotene Used For?
    As explained in this portion of the eMedTV library, tazarotene can be used to treat acne, psoriasis, or signs of sun damage, depending on the form of the drug prescribed by your doctor. This article takes a closer look at what the medication is used for.
  • What Is Teriparatide Used For?
    Teriparatide is used for treating men and women with osteoporosis. This page from the eMedTV library explains how the drug works and discusses specific teriparatide uses in more detail, including possible off-label uses.
  • What Is Testosterone Enanthate?
    Testosterone enanthate is a hormone replacement medication available by prescription only. This eMedTV Web segment talks about what testosterone enanthate is used for, how it is classified, and more. A link to more detailed information is also included.
  • What Is Testosterone Gel Used For?
    Testosterone gel is used for treating low testosterone levels in adult men. This page from the eMedTV Web archives takes a closer look at these uses, including how this prescription medication works and possible off-label uses of the drug.
  • What Is the Nitroglycerin Patch Used For?
    As this eMedTV segment explains, the nitroglycerin patch is used for preventing angina attacks in adults with coronary artery disease. This page discusses how this prescription drug works to prevent chest pain and whether it has unapproved uses.
  • What Is the Shingles Vaccine Used For?
    The shingles vaccine is used for the prevention of shingles in adults over the age of 50. This eMedTV Web page discusses shingles vaccine uses in more detail and offers a more in-depth look at how the vaccine works to prevent shingles.
  • What Is Tobramycin and Dexamethasone Used For?
    If you have certain eye conditions, tobramycin and dexamethasone may help improve your symptoms. This eMedTV article covers the uses of tobramycin and dexamethasone in more detail, including how this prescription drug works and its safety in children.
  • What Is Tofacitinib Used For?
    Adults who have moderate-to-severe active rheumatoid arthritis may receive treatment with tofacitinib. This eMedTV article examines how this prescription medication works. It also explains whether there are off-label (unapproved) uses for tofacitinib.
  • What Is Tolterodine ER Used For?
    Tolterodine ER is used for treating an overactive bladder in adults. As this eMedTV Web page explains, the uses for the medication are primarily focused on the prevention of frequent urination, sudden urges to urinate, and leaking accidents.
  • What Is Tolterodine Used For?
    Tolterodine is used for treating overactive bladder symptoms (like frequent urination or leaking accidents). This eMedTV segment discusses these tolterodine uses in more detail and explains whether the drug can be used in children.
  • What Is Trospium Used For?
    Trospium is used for treating an overactive bladder in adults. This article from the eMedTV Web site further discusses what the drug is used for, describes its effects, and explains whether there are any off-label uses or uses in children.
  • What Is Trospium XR Used For?
    Trospium XR uses include treating urinary incontinence and frequent urges to urinate. This portion of the eMedTV archives explains how trospium XR is used for treating an overactive bladder and describes these specific trospium XR uses in more detail.
  • What Results Can You Expect From Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal?
    This video clip describes what to expect after knee arthroscopy with loose body removal.
  • When to Take Nitroglycerin
    The dosing instructions for nitroglycerin will vary, depending on the particular product you are using. This eMedTV resource provides some general dosing guidelines on when to take each nitroglycerin product. A link to more details is also included.
  • Why Is My Doctor Recommending Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal?
    This video clip lists some of the reasons why your doctor may recommend knee arthroscopy.
  • Zyloprim
    Zyloprim is a prescribed drug used to prevent certain conditions, such as gout and high uric acid levels. This eMedTV page describes how Zyloprim works, offers dosing information for the drug, and explains what you should know before starting treatment.
  • Zyloprim Dosage
    This eMedTV Web article takes an in-depth look at the recommended Zyloprim dosage for various conditions. This page also describes the factors that may affect your dosage, and provides some dosing tips for when and how to take this medication.
  • Zyloprim Drug Information
    This article from the eMedTV library provides some basic information on Zyloprim, a drug used to treat a few different conditions. This page lists the approved uses, addresses general dosing guidelines, and covers possible side effects.
  • Zyloprim Interactions
    When certain medicines are taken with Zyloprim, drug interactions may potentially occur. This eMedTV page offers more information on Zyloprim interactions, including which medicines may interact with Zyloprim and the effects of these interactions.
  • Zyloprim Side Effects
    Common Zyloprim side effects may include diarrhea, nausea, and gout attacks. This article from the eMedTV site describes the potential side effects of Zyloprim in more detail, including a list of serious side effects that require prompt medical care.
  • Zyloprim Uses
    Zyloprim is used to prevent high uric acid levels in adults and children with certain medical conditions. This eMedTV Web resource takes a detailed look at what Zyloprim is used for, including how it works and possible "off-label" Zyloprim uses.
  • Zyloprim Warnings and Precautions
    Zyloprim can increase your risk of liver or kidney problems. This portion of the eMedTV archives contains other important Zyloprim warnings and precautions, and also discusses what to tell your doctor before starting the medication.
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