|Description||Vesigard 15 mg (Darifenacin)|
|Generic Name||Darifenacin XR|
Vesigard 15 mg (Darifenacin)
Vesigard is useful in treating overactive bladder, which may cause an increased urge to urinate, increased frequency of urination, or urinary incontinence. It contains the active ingredient Darifenacin, a competitive muscarine receptor antagonist. It plays an essential role in various significant cholinergically mediated functions, which includes contraction of the urinary bladder smooth muscle. The medicine slows the movement in the urinary tract, relaxing the bladder muscles to control urination.
What is Vesigard used for?
Vesigard is prescribed to treat symptoms of an overactive bladder. These symptoms may include urgency, frequency, and urge continence. Your physician may also prescribe this medicine for purposes not mentioned in this document and should be purchased only on the prescription of a physician only.
How does Vesigard work?
Vesigard comprises of an active component Darifenacin, which acts as a cholinergic receptor antagonist. It works by antagonizing bladder smooth muscle contraction. In this way, it decreases symptoms of overactive bladder.
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What does Vesigard contain?
Vesigard is a prolonged release tablet, which contains 15 mg of Darifenacin as the chief ingredient. The medicine can be purchased only on the prescription of a certified physician.
What are the side effects of Vesigard?
Some common side effects related to the usage of Vesigard 15 mg are given below:
- Metabolic system: heat intolerance
- Central nervous system: hallucinations, confusion, headache, dizziness
- Digestive system: dyspepsia, constipation, nausea, dry mouth.
- Miscellaneous symptoms: angioedema
What medications interact with Vesigard?
Blood levels and toxicity may increase with the concurrent use of certain drugs such as ritonavir, nefazodone, itraconazole, nelfinavir, and clarithromycin. Coadministration with thioridazine, tricyclic antidepressants, and flecainide may affect the working of Vesigard.
When should Vesigard not be used?
- Vesigard 15 mg tablets are not recommended for use in patients with urinary retention.
- It is not meant for use in people with severe hepatic impairment.
- Do not take this medicine if you are suffering from uncontrolled angle-closure glaucoma.
- The extended-release tablets are not suitable for people with gastric retention.
- It should not be administered to patients with known hypersensitivity to Vesigard or other inactive ingredients of the formulation.
- The safety and efficacy have not been established in pediatric patients.
How should Vesigard be used?
The recommended dose is 7.5 mg once a day. The dosage may be increased after 14 days to 15 mg once a day. The symptoms of an overactive bladder, such as urinary frequency, urgency, and incontinence should be assessed periodically during the treatment. It is supplied in the form of extended release tablets which can be swallowed whole with a glass of water. The tablet can be taken before or after eating food. Do not chew, crush, or break the tablet.
How long should Vesigard be used?
Vesigard tablets should be used as long as it is recommended by your physician. Use it according to the prescription letter.
Missed dose of Vesigard
Aim to take the Vesigard 15 mg tablets at the same time every day. This reduces the chances of missing a dose. Talk to your physician if you miss the dose. Do not double up the dose in order to catch up the previous one.
How should Vesigard be stored?
Store the medicine at room temperature. Keep it away from children and pets. Keep it away from sunlight. Try to keep the tablets in its original package only. Do not keep any medicine in the car or near a window sill as heat and dampness can destroy it.