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What is Darilong (Darifenacin Hydrobromide) used for?
Darilong (Darifenacin) is an oral antimuscarinic medication prescribed to patients with urinary urgency, increased urinary frequency, or involuntary leakage of urine caused by an overactive bladder. It operates by reducing muscle spasms in the bladder and urinary tract to prevent these symptoms from occurring and increase the urine capacity of the bladder. Your physician may also prescribe it to treat other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Darilong (Darifenacin Hydrobromide)?
Follow the instructions of your physician while using Darilong (Darifenacin) to get the most effective results from treatment. One tablet is normally taken once daily, but your individual directions will differ based on your weight, current health, and the severity of your symptoms. Swallow these tablets whole and unaltered with a large glass of water. They may be taken with or without food, but a snack or meal is recommended before use if you experience nausea. Never split or crush the tablets before use to prevent destroying or altering the effects of their contents. Ask your physician any questions you have about using the medicine to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Darilong (Darifenacin Hydrobromide)?
The use of Darilon (Darifenacin Hydrobromide) may cause side effects in some patients including:
Serious side effects that may occur are intense stomach pain, urinary retention, extreme thirst, hot skin, confusion, hallucinations, or a severe skin reaction. Contact your physician as soon as possible when experiencing any unusual symptoms that are intense or worrying to you. These may require lower doses, reduced frequency of administration, or emergency medical care in some cases.
Do not use Darilong (Darifenacin) if the patient is a child under the age of eighteen or if you have Crohn's disease, severe ulcerative colitis, myasthenia gravis, urinary retention, or gastric retention. Also inform your physician if you have severe constipation, gastro-esophageal reflux disease, closed angle glaucoma, hiatus hernia, severe constipation, autonomic neuropathy, blockage in the urinary tract, pyloric stenosis, decreased liver function, or decreased kidney function. These conditions may require reduced doses or other changes to your treatment to prevent potential health problems from occurring.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Darilong (Darifenacin). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.