Tolterodine Oral Capsule, Extended Release 2Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Tolterodine: Oral capsule, extended release (2mg)

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What is this Medicine?

TOLTERODINE (tole TER a deen) is used to treat overactive bladder. This medicine reduces the amount of bathroom visits. It may also help to control wetting accidents.

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Tolterodine Tartrate 2mg Extended-Release Capsule

NDC: 003783402
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




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

Storage Information
Protect from light
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Tolterodine Tartrate 2mg Extended-Release Capsule

Reported Side Effects for Tolterodine Tartrate 2mg Extended-Release Capsule

Loose Stools Incidence:
<4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weight Gain Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Visual Impairment Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Nervousness Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Skin Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
2.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sinus Infection Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flu Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Eyes Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
4.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
6.0-7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
6.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
23.0-35.0%*
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 Tolterodine Tartrate 2mg Extended-Release Capsule

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.

Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Tolterodine Tartrate 2mg Extended-Release Capsule(Tolterodine Tartrate)
Grapefruit juice and Tolterodine Tartrate(Tolterodine Tartrate)
Side effects from Tolterodine may get worse if you take grapefruit juice. Do not significantly alter your intake of grapefruit or grapefruit juice while taking Tolterodine. Discuss any new or worsening side effects, such as constipation, dizziness, difficulty with urination, dry mouth and eyes, changes in vision, fast heartbeat, or confusion, with your health care provider.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Tolterodine Tartrate 2mg Extended-Release Capsule(Tolterodine Tartrate)
Alcohol and Tolterodine Tartrate(Tolterodine Tartrate)
The intake of Alcoholic beverages may decrease the actions of Tolterodine because Alcohol may increase urination. You may wish to limit your intake of Alcoholic beverages while taking Tolterodine. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Tolterodine Tartrate 2mg Extended-Release Capsule(Tolterodine Tartrate)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Tolterodine Tartrate(Tolterodine Tartrate)
The intake of beverages containing caffeine may decrease the actions of Tolterodine because Caffeine may increase urination. You may wish to limit your caffeine intake (including intake of coffee, colas, teas, or herbal supplements) while taking Tolterodine.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

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


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