Overactive bladder syndrome

Active Ingredient: Fesoterodine

Indication for Fesoterodine

Population group: only adults (18 years old or older)
Therapeutic intent: Curative procedure

Fesoterodine is indicated in adults for treatment of the symptoms (increased urinary frequency and/or urgency and/or urgency incontinence) that may occur with overactive bladder syndrome.

For this indication, competent medicine agencies globally authorize below treatments:

4-8 mg once daily


Dosage regimens

Oral, between 4 milligrams fesoterodine and 8 milligrams fesoterodine, once daily, over the duration of 2 to 8 weeks.

Detailed description

The recommended starting dose is 4 mg once daily. Based upon individual response, the dose may be increased to 8 mg once daily. The maximum daily dose is 8 mg.

Full treatment effect was observed between 2 and 8 weeks. Hence, it is recommended to reevaluate the efficacy for the individual patient after 8 weeks of treatment.

Dosage considerations

Fesoterodine tablets are to be taken once daily with liquid and swallowed whole. Fesoterodine can be administered with or without food.

Active ingredient


Fesoterodine is a competitive, specific muscarinic receptor antagonist. It is rapidly and extensively hydrolysed by non-specific plasma esterases to the 5-hydroxymethyl derivative, its primary active metabolite, which is the main active pharmacological principle of fesoterodine.

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