Terol LA-2 (Tolterodine)
What is Terol LA-2 (Tolterodine) used for?
Terol LA-2 (Tolterodine) is used as a treatment for an overactive bladder. It belongs to a class of medications known as antispasmodics, which work by helping the muscles in the bladder to relax, thereby reducing the leaking of urine and helping to prevent frequent excessive trips to the bathroom.
How should I use Terol LA-2 (Tolterodine)?
Patients who are taking Terol LA-2 (Tolterodine) extended release capsules to treat an overactive bladder should swallow the capsules whole, and never crush or chew them. Your physician may direct you to take one capsule per day. Always follow the instructions of your physician and never exceed the prescribed dosage.
What are the side effects of Terol LA-2 (Tolterodine)?
Some side effects of taking Terol LA-2 (Tolterodine) include:
If any of these side effects worsen, you should immediately consult your physician. Other more serious side effects also require immediate medical attention, such as pain in the chest, hallucinations or difficulty urinating.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Terol LA-2 (Tolterodine). 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 any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.