Why do I need this medicine?
Tolterodine is used to treat overactive bladder (bladder function disorder that causes a sudden or frequent urge to urinate).
This medicine calms and relaxes the bladder. It reduces the number of toilet visits and the urge to urinate.
How do I take this medicine?
Take Tolterodine exactly as directed by your doctor or according to the instructions on the label. Do not take more or less than instructed by your doctor.
This medicine may be taken with or without food. Try to take it at the same time each day.
If you are taking the modified-release type of capsule (usually labeled as “ER”), swallow it whole with a glass of water. Do not divide, chew or crush the capsule.
Tolterodine must be taken regularly for it to be effective. Continue taking this medicine even when you feel better. Do not stop taking it unless instructed by the doctor.