Author: Deepak Sharma

Mirabegron, sold under the brand name Myrbetriq among others, is a medication used to treat overactive bladder with symptoms of frequent or urgent urination and urinary incontinence. Its benefits are... Read More

Solifenacin (VESIcare) is used to treat overactive bladder (a condition in which the bladder muscles contract uncontrollably and cause frequent urination, urgent need to urinate, and inability to control urination).... Read More

Flavoxate is used to treat certain bladder/urinary tract symptoms. Flavoxate is a smooth-muscle relaxant. It works by relaxing the muscles in the bladder. Flavoxate helps to reduce leaking of urine,... Read More

Nitrofurantoin is an antibiotic. It's used to treat urinary tract infections (UTIs), including cystitis and kidney infections. When you take nitrofurantoin, your body quickly filters it out of your blood... Read More

Desmopressin is a man-made form of vasopressin and is used to replace a low level of vasopressin. This medication helps to control increased thirst and too much urination due to... Read More

Alfuzosin is used in men to treat symptoms of an enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH), which include difficulty urinating (hesitation, dribbling, weak stream, and incomplete bladder emptying), painful... Read More

Methimazole is used to treat hyperthyroidism, a condition that occurs when the thyroid gland produces too much thyroid hormone. It is also taken before thyroid surgery or radioactive iodine therapy.... Read More

Carbimazole is used to reduce the formation of thyroid hormones. Treatment in more serious cases, for example, to restore the normal function of the thyroid before its partial removal by... Read More

Levothyroxine is a medicine used to treat an underactive thyroid gland (hypothyroidism). The thyroid gland makes thyroid hormone which helps to control energy levels and growth. Levothyroxine is taken to... Read More

Pyridostigmine is used to improve muscle strength in patients with a certain muscle disease (myasthenia gravis). It works by preventing the breakdown of a certain natural substance (acetylcholine) in your... Read More