Gelnique Topical Gel 10pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Gelnique: Topical gel (10%)

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Gelnique 10% Top Gel

What is this Medicine?

OXYBUTYNIN (ox i BYOO ti nin) is used to treat overactive bladder. This medicine reduces the amount of bathroom visits. It may also help to control wetting accidents.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Gelnique: Topical gel(10%)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Gelnique 10% Topical Gel

NDC: 525440084
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Neurogenic Bladder, Urinary Incontinence, Overactive Bladder (OAB)

Storage Information
Protect from moisture
Discard unused portion. Do not store for later use.
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Avoid excessive humidity
Gelnique 10% Topical Gel

Reported Side Effects for Gelnique 10% Topical Gel

Excessive Thirst Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Irritation Incidence:
1.0-6.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Nose Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bladder Infection Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hoarseness Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Heartburn Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.0-7.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Blurred Vision Incidence:
1.0-9.6%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Painful Urination Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stuffy Nose Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Gas Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Hives Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Dry Eyes Incidence:
1.0-3.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Skin Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Infection Incidence:
1.0-5.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
1.0-4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Retaining Urine Incidence:
1.2-6.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
1.3-15.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
1.5-7.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Allergic Skin Reaction Incidence:
1.8%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Rash With Pustules Incidence:
2.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
2.8-16.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vesicular Rash Incidence:
3.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
3.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Redness Incidence:
3.7-8.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
4.1-71.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
4.5-11.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Gelnique 10% Topical Gel

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Gelnique 10% Topical Gel(Oxybutynin Chloride)
Grapefruit juice and Oxybutynin(Oxybutynin Chloride)
Grapefruit juice and grapefruit-containing foods may increase the side effects of Oxybutynin. Do not significantly increase grapefruit juice intake while taking this drug, or avoid grapefruit juice if possible. Discuss any new or worsening side effects, such as confusion, constipation, dizziness, difficulty with urination, drowsiness, dry mouth and eyes, changes in vision, palpitations, or fast heartbeat with your health care provider. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Gelnique 10% Topical Gel(Oxybutynin Chloride)
Alcohol and Oxybutynin(Oxybutynin Chloride)
Do not drink Alcoholic beverages while taking Oxybutynin (Ditropan). You may feel drowsy or more tired if you drink alcohol-containing drinks while taking Oxybutynin. Do not drive or operate machinery while drinking Alcoholic beverages and until you know how Oxybutynin affects you. You may also notice an increase in the frequency of urination while taking Oxybutynin and drinking alcoholic beverages.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Gelnique 10% Topical Gel(Oxybutynin Chloride)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Oxybutynin(Oxybutynin Chloride)
The intake of beverages containing caffeine may decrease the actions of Oxybutynin because Caffeine may increase urination. You may wish to limit your caffeine intake (including intake of coffee, colas, teas, or herbal supplements) while taking oxybutynin.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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