This reportedly has been going on for years, though he has never before sought medical attention for it.He says it got worse once he arrived at his current jail around three months ago.This may involve cognitive-behavioral therapy, as well as increased exercise and other lifestyle changes. However, there are some drug options that affect brain function less, such as SSRIs (e.g.Generic Name: Oxybutynin hydrochloride Product Name: Ditropan Ditropan is the brand name for a drug called oxybutynin chloride.
Thus you will need to take it every day for a specified period of time.
I have seen several patients recently with an unusual complaint.
A typical presentation would be this: a male in his early 30s and without medical history complains of frequent urination: “I have to get up 10-12 times a night to pee.” He reports no other symptoms, like dysuria or discharge or pain.
He says he ran across an ad for a medicine “that I think would help me, called oxy-something.” He must be referring to oxybutynin (Ditropan).
This is an anticholinergic drug that is used to treat “hyperactive bladder syndrome” or “bladder instability.” I would not expect a healthy 30 year old male to suddenly have hyperactive bladder.