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Vesicare vs Toviaz for a female patient aged 69

Summary: 789 female patients aged 69 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Vesicare vs Toviaz for a female aged 69. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.





What are the drugs

Vesicare (latest outcomes from 7,647 users) has active ingredients of solifenacin succinate. It is often used in urge incontinence.

Toviaz (latest outcomes from 3,443 users) has active ingredients of fesoterodine fumarate. It is often used in urge incontinence.

What is the symptom

Dry mouth has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 30,844 Dry mouth patients)

On Feb, 24, 2015: 789 female patients aged 64 who take the same drugs are studied in Vesicare vs Toviaz

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female64Overactive bladder

Drugs to compare:

Vesicare solifenacin succinateAstellas
Toviaz fesoterodine fumaratePfizer

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 64 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Vesicare (Astellas)Toviaz (Pfizer)
Dry Mouth11.61%24.64%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Vesicare (Astellas)Toviaz (Pfizer)
Drug IneffectiveDry Mouth
ConstipationDrug Ineffective
Dry MouthConstipation
Headache (pain in head)Diarrhoea
Vision BlurredFatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Vision Blurred
DizzinessHeadache (pain in head)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Stevens-johnson Syndrome (an immune-complex-mediated hypersensitivity disorder. it ranges from mild skin and mucous membrane lesions to a severe)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Death

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Vesicare (Astellas)Toviaz (Pfizer)
WeaknessNose Bleeds (bleeding from nose)
High Blood PressureHypertriglyceridaemia (excess of triglycerides in the blood)
High Blood Sugar (high blood sugar)Rash Nos (redness)
Bowel Obstruction
Restless Legs Syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs)
High Blood Cholesterol
Hoarseness (changing voice)
Urinary Incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination)
Overactive Bladder (a condition in which the bladder squeezes urine out at the wrong time)
Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high

Comments from or about the patient:

dry mouth is a problem

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Vesicare (solifenacin succinate) is often used to treat urge incontinence. Toviaz (fesoterodine fumarate) 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:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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