Generic Name(s): solifenacin
Drug Class: Muscarinic Agonists
Treats: Overactive Bladder
Vesicare is a pill that helps treat overactive bladder. It may help reduce bathroom trips and accidents.
Vesicare (solifenacin succinate) is a medication used reduce muscle contractions of the urinary tract and bladder or overactive bladder. It belongs to a class of drugs known as the antispasmodics, and it works by relaxing the bladder muscles and thus improving the patient’s ability to control urination. It is mostly used to treat frequent urination and incontinence.
Vesicare is available in the form of tablets, and film-coated, and thus it should be administered orally. It should be taken with plenty of water to prevent the risk of ulceration. Solifenacin succinate is the muscarinic antagonist in this medicine that helps in reducing the leaking of urine and frequent trips to the bathroom.