- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Emselex* used for?
Generic For Emselex* (darifenacin) is an antimuscarinic medication used to treat an overactive bladder. It helps reduce overactive bladder symptoms such as urinary frequency, urinary urgency, and urinary incontinence. This medication works by relaxing the bladder muscles and by reducing muscle spasms of the urinary tract and bladder. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Emselex*?
The dosage of Generic For Emselex* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Generic For Emselex* can be taken with or without food.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Emselex*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic For Emselex* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Emselex*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic For Emselex*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Emselex*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic For Emselex*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic For Emselex*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic For Emselex* can interact with other bladder or urinary medications, antifungal medications, antibiotics, and HIV/AIDS medicines.
Also, tell your prescriber or health care professional if you are a frequent user of drinks containing caffeine or alcohol, if you smoke, or if you use illegal drugs. These may affect the way your medicine works. Check with your health care professional before stopping or starting any of your medicines.
What are the side effects of Generic for Emselex*?
Like other medicines, Generic For Emselex* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic For Emselex* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic For Emselex* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic For Emselex* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic For Emselex* can cause side effects such as dizziness, dry eyes, diarrhea, mild stomach pain, dry mouth, and nausea. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic For Emselex*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Emselex*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic For Emselex* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic For Emselex*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic For Emselex*?
How will Generic For Emselex* work in my body?
How should Generic For Emselex* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic For Emselex* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic For Emselex* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.