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Ditropan vs Vesicare, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a female patient aged 76

This is personalized comparison of Ditropan vs Vesicare for a female aged 76. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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On Feb, 1, 2014: 2,114 people are studied in Ditropan vs Vesicare

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female73Urge Incontinence

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Ditropan oxybutynin chloridenot specified
Vesicare solifenacin succinatenot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 73 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
DitropanVesicare
FallDrug Ineffective
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Dry Mouth
Asthenia (weakness)Constipation
DizzinessDizziness
Drug IneffectiveVision Blurred
Dry MouthOedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
PainFatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Headache (pain in head)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
ConstipationFall

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
DitropanVesicare
Mitral Valve Incompetence (inefficient heart valve)Dry Mouth
Acquired Diaphragmatic EventrationConstipation
AnxietyDepression
Pulmonary Congestion (congestion in the lungs)Dizziness Postural
Atelectasis (partial or complete collapse of the lung)Eructation (release of gas from the digestive tract)
Atrioventricular Block Complete (heart block complete)Drug Ineffective
Difficulty In WalkingAutonomic Nervous System Imbalance (autonomic nervous system is of net equal emphasis)
Lacunar Infarction (type of stroke)Urinary Incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination)
DepressionMuscular Weakness (muscle weakness)
DizzinessHypotonia (low muscle tone)

For people in general (regardless of gender or age):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
DitropanVesicare
FallDrug Ineffective
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Dry Mouth
Asthenia (weakness)Constipation
DizzinessDizziness
Drug IneffectiveVision Blurred
Dry MouthOedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
PainFatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Headache (pain in head)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
ConstipationBack Pain

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
DitropanVesicare
Mitral Valve Incompetence (inefficient heart valve)Long-term Memory Loss
AnxietyDry Mouth
Pulmonary Congestion (congestion in the lungs)Constipation
Atrioventricular Block Complete (heart block complete)Dyspepsia (indigestion)
Lacunar Infarction (type of stroke)Dizziness Postural
DepressionEructation (release of gas from the digestive tract)
Difficulty In WalkingDepression
Acquired Diaphragmatic EventrationAbasia (inability to walk)
Atelectasis (partial or complete collapse of the lung)Urinary Incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Muscular Weakness (muscle weakness)

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On eHealthMe, Ditropan (oxybutynin chloride) is often used to treat urinary incontinence. Vesicare (solifenacin succinate) is often used to treat urge incontinence. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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