Toviaz

(fesoterodine)

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Treats an overactive bladder.

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Our bottom line

Toviaz (fesoterodine) is a good treatment for overactive bladder, especially when exercises and other methods to control it haven't worked.

Quick facts about Toviaz
  • Drug class: Renal
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: No lower cost generic available
Prices and discounts
Lowest price for 30 8mg tablets
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$314.41

Upsides

  • Toviaz (fesoterodine) is effective at treating overactive bladder by lowering the urge to urinate, and helping to better control urination.
  • Take Toviaz (fesoterodine) only once a day.

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Downsides

  • Only recommended after you've tried doing exercises, bladder training, and other changes to your lifestyle.
  • Can cause drowsiness and dizziness. The medicine can also raise your risk for falls.
  • Generally not recommended if you're 65 years or older.
  • Can't be used by people who have uncontrolled narrow-angle glaucoma.
  • Not available as a generic.

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How it works

Toviaz (fesoterodine) is an antimuscarinic. It helps people control the urge to urinate by relaxing the bladder muscles and stopping them from spasming.

Quick facts about Toviaz
  • Drug class: Renal
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: No lower cost generic available

Dosage forms

  • Extended release
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What to expect when you take Toviaz (fesoterodine) for Overactive bladder

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Side effect rates for Toviaz (fesoterodine)

From 1108 clinical trials of Toviaz when taken for overactive bladder (4 mg)
  • Dry mouth
  • Constipation
  • Upper chest infection
  • Indigestion
  • Cough
  • Back pain

Risks and Warnings for Toviaz (fesoterodine)

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  • Toviaz (fesoterodine) can cause an uncommon but serious side effect called angioedema, or swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat. Call for medical attention immediately if this happens to you.

Common concerns from people taking Toviaz (fesoterodine)

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Alcohol
  • Caffeinated, alcoholic, or carbonated drinks can make your symptoms worse.
Sleep
  • Can cause drowsiness and dizziness. The medicine can also raise your risk for falls.