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OTC Oxybutynin Patch Side Effects

Some of the commonly reported side effects of OTC oxybutynin patch include reactions at the application site, such as redness and itching. In most cases, reactions are minor and easy to treat. However, contact your healthcare provider if you have more serious problems, such as severe constipation, difficulty passing urine, or unexplained swelling.

An Introduction to Side Effects of OTC Oxybutynin Patch

Just like any medicine, OTC oxybutynin patch (Oxytrol® For Women) can cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses the medication will have problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider.
 
(This article covers many, but not all, of the possible side effects with OTC oxybutynin patch. Your healthcare provider can discuss a more complete list with you.)
 

Serious OTC Oxybutynin Patch Side Effects

Some side effects with OTC oxybutynin patch, while occurring infrequently, are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
 
  • Severe constipation
  • Worsening of glaucoma
  • Difficulty passing urine
  • Confusion
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:
    • An unexplained rash
    • Hives
    • Itching
    • Wheezing
    • Unexplained swelling.
 

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Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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