Darifen ER is muscarinic antagonist that is used in the treatment of overactive bladder. It relieves urinary symptoms like frequent urination, urgent ne... View More
Uses of Darifen ER
Side effects of Darifen ER
How to use Darifen ER
Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. Darifen ER may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it... View More
How Darifen ER works
Darifen ER is an antimuscarinic. It works by relaxing muscles of the urinary bladder to prevent frequent, urgent or uncontrolled urination.
What if you forget to take Darifen ER?
If you miss a dose of Darifen ER, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to you... View More
Urge incontinence, Urinary frequency and urgency, Overactive bladder
May be taken with or without food. Swallow whole, do not chew/crush/divide.
Oral Overactive bladder Adult: For symptomatic treatment of urge incontinence, urinary frequency and urgency. Initial: 7.5 mg once daily; may increase... View More
Patient with urinary retention, gastric retention, uncontrolled narrow-angle glaucoma, and in patients who are at risk for these conditions.
Mode of Action
Darifenacin is a potent, competitive and selective muscarinic receptor antagonist which has greater binding affinity for muscarinic M3 receptors. M3 rec... View More
Anticholinergic agents including Darifenacin, may cause urinary retention and decreased GI motility. Caution when used in patients with clinically signi... View More
>10% Dry mouth (19-35%),Constipation (15-21%) 1-10% Abdominal pain (2-4%),Dizziness (2%),Dry eyes (2%),Dyspepsia (3-8%),Nausea (2-4%),UTI (4-5%),Va... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy Category: C Lactation: Excretion in milk unknown; use caution
Concurrent use of CYP3A4 inhibitors (e.g. ketoconazole, itraconazole, clarithromycin, nefazodone, troleandomycin, ritonavir, nelfinavir) or CYP2D6 inhib... View More
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