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OTC Oxybutynin Patch

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using this medication if you have:
   
Also, check with your healthcare provider before using this medication if you are:
   
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Precautions and Warnings With the OTC Oxybutynin Patch to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)
 

How Does It Work?

OTC oxybutynin patch belongs to a group of drugs known as antimuscarinic or anticholinergic medications. The drug works by blocking specific receptors, called muscarinic receptors, in the bladder, helping to relax these muscles.
 
Because an overactive bladder is often due to muscle contractions that are too frequent and uncontrollable, OTC oxybutynin patch can help relieve many symptoms of bladder problems.
 
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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