For some people in clinical trials for Myrbetriq, it took 4-8 weeks to start seeing an improvement in their OAB symptoms.
Consequently, how long should it take for VESIcare to work?
If you have had urge incontinence, this should also improve. You should start to notice some gradual improvement within a few weeks of starting the tablets. By the time you have taken them for 6 weeks, you should be noticing a real difference in your OAB. Your bladder may not be working perfectly.
How does VESIcare work in the body?
With an overactive bladder, your bladder muscle contracts before your bladder expands to its full size, making it work overtime. VESIcare binds to certain natural body proteins (receptors) which help the bladder muscle to contract.
What are the side effects of the drug VESIcare?
Less serious side effects may include:
- headache, dizziness, drowsiness, feeling tired;
- dry mouth, hoarse voice;
- dry eyes, blurred vision;
- nausea, loss of appetite, upset stomach, heartburn;
- mild constipation; or.
- fever, sore throat, body aches, or other flu symptoms.