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Precautions and Warnings With Tolterodine

Who Should Not Take Tolterodine?

You should not take tolterodine if you:
  • Are allergic to tolterodine, Detrol, or any 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 or prevents the emptying of food from your stomach (known medically as gastric retention).

Precautions and Warnings With Tolterodine: Final Thoughts

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