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Detrol La vs Vesicare, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a female patient aged 58

This is personalized comparison of Detrol La vs Vesicare for a female aged 58. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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What are the drugs

Detrol la (latest outcomes from 8,975 users) has active ingredients of tolterodine tartrate. It is often used in urge incontinence.

Vesicare (latest outcomes from 7,631 users) has active ingredients of solifenacin succinate. It is often used in urge incontinence.

On Jul, 13, 2014: 2,264 female patients aged 54 who take the same drugs are studied in Detrol La vs Vesicare

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female54Bladder Disorder

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Detrol La tolterodine tartratePharmacia And Upjohn
Vesicare solifenacin succinateAstellas

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 54 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Detrol La (Pharmacia And Upjohn)Vesicare (Astellas)
FallConstipation
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Drug Ineffective
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Headache (pain in head)
Headache (pain in head)Vision Blurred
Drug IneffectiveNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
DepressionFatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Dry MouthPain
DizzinessDepression
Urinary Tract InfectionAnxiety
Hypertension (high blood pressure)Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Detrol La (Pharmacia And Upjohn)Vesicare (Astellas)
ConstipationNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Drug IneffectiveWeight Decreased
Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)Loss Of Appetite (lack of feeling to eat)
Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)Weakness
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Vision Impairment
Rash (redness)Restless Legs Syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs)
Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)Low Platelet Count (decrease of platelets in blood)
SwellingAcid Reflux (stomach acids rise up)
Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw)Abnormal Loss Of Weight
Headache (pain in head)Muscle Pain (muscle pain)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Detrol La3.45%17.24%17.24%44.83%17.24%
Vesicare1.82%18.18%30.91%40.00%9.09%

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Detrol La (tolterodine tartrate) is often used to treat urge 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.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

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