A drug that has been available by prescription only to help women with overactive bladder will soon be available over-the-counter (OTC).
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) also approved the use of the product Botox (onabotulinumtoxinA) to treat overactive bladder in women and men who haven’t been helped by other medications.
The OTC drug, Oxytrol (oxybutynin), has been available for some time by prescription, and other medications to treat the disorder are available by prescription. However, it will be the first product available over-the-counter for overactive bladder. (more…)