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No generic medication is available for Enablex (Darifenacin Hydrobromide)
What Enablex is and what it is used for
How Emselex works
Emselex reduces the activity of an overactive bladder. This enables you to wait longer before you go
to the toilet and it increases the amount of urine that your bladder can hold.
What Emselex can be used for
Emselex belongs to a class of medicines which relax the muscles of the bladder. It is used in adults for
the treatment of the symptoms of overactive bladder conditions
•such as a sudden urge to rush to the toilet, needing to go to the toilet frequently and/or not getting to the toilet in time and wetting yourself (urge incontinence).
How to take Enablex
Always take Emselex exactly as your doctor has told you. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure. If you have the impression that the effect of Emselex is too strong or too weak, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. How much Emselex to take The recommended starting dose, including for patients aged over 65 years, is 7.5 mg daily. Depending on your response to Emselex, your doctor may increase your dose to 15 mg daily, two weeks after starting therapy. These doses are suitable for people with mild liver problems or people with kidney problems. Take Emselex tablets once a day with water, at about the same time each day. The tablet may be taken with or without food. Swallow the tablet whole. Do not chew, split or crush it. How long to take Emselex Your doctor will tell you how long your treatment with Emselex will last. Do not stop treatment early because you do not see an immediate effect. Your bladder will need some time to adapt. Finish the course of treatment prescribed by your doctor. If you have not noticed any effect by then, discuss it with your doctor. If you take more Emselex than you should If you have taken more tablets than you have been told to take, or if someone else accidentally takes your tablets, go to your doctor or hospital for advice immediately. When seeking medical advice, make sure that you take this leaflet and your remaining tablets with you to show them to the doctor. People who have taken an overdose may have dry mouth, constipation, headache, indigestion and nasal dryness. Overdose with Emselex may lead to severe symptoms requiring emergency treatment in hospital. If you forget to take Emselex If you forget to take Emselex at the usual time, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is the time for your next dose. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose. If you stop taking Emselex It has been shown that taking all doses at the appropriate times can greatly increase the effectiveness of your medicine. Therefore, it is important to keep taking Emselex correctly, as described above. Do not stop taking Emselex until your doctor tells you to. You should not experience any effects when you stop treatment. If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Possible side effects
Like all medicines, Emselex can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. The side effects
caused by Emselex are usually mild and temporary.
These side effects may occur with certain frequencies, which are defined as follows:
• very common: affects more than 1 patient in 10
• common: affects 1 to 10 patients in 100
• uncommon: affects 1 to 10 patients in 1,000
• rare: affects 1 to 10 patients in 10,000
• very rare: affects less than 1 patient in 10,000 49
• not known: frequency cannot be estimated from the available data. Some side effects could be serious Serious allergic reactions including swelling, mainly of the face and throat.
Other side effects
Very common Dry mouth, constipation.
Common Headache, abdominal pain, indigestion, feeling sick, dry eyes, nasal dryness.
Uncommon Fatigue, accidental injury, facial swelling, high blood pressure, diarrhoea, flatulence, inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth, increased liver enzymes, swelling, dizziness, sleeplessness, drowsiness, abnormal thinking, runny nose (rhinitis), cough, shortness of breath, dry skin, itching, rash, sweating, visual disturbance including blurred vision, taste disturbance, urinary tract disorder or infection, impotence, discharge and itching in the vagina, bladder pain, inability to empty your bladder.
Not known Depressed mood/mood alterations, hallucination.
Reporting of side effects If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via: United Kingdom Yellow Card Scheme Website: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine
How to Store Enablex
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
• Do not use after the expiry date which is stated on the carton.
• Keep the blister packs in the outer carton in order to protect from light.
• Do not use if the pack is damaged or shows signs of tampering.
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