Bethanechol is a muscarinic agonist that works by binding to postganglionic muscarinic receptors to stimulate the parasympathetic nervous system. The drug is used to treat urinary retention following surgery, childbirth, or other conditions. Bethanechol may cause side effects such as upset stomach, vomiting, dizziness, and sweating or flushing.
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Query: Hello doctor,I have a problem of urine dripping for two to three minutes after I urinate. Also, even if I do not have an urge to urinate, I end up passing large amounts of urine. I visited a doctor and he ordered some tests, the results of which I have attached. After seeing the report, the doctor s... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have read your query and gone through your reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity). You do have an overstretched bladder. It is as a result of your habit of holding urine for too long. I suggest the following: Restrict fluid intake, especially at bed... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I am a 31 year old woman. This problem started about four years ago around the same time I was diagnosed with Hashimoto's thyroiditis. And, I suffer from a constant and persistent urge to urinate concentrated in my urethra. Sometimes, it is accompanied with pressure, discomfort, sli... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. You may be suffering from an underactive bladder. Tablet Urivoid (Bethanechol) one tablet in the morning and evening should help. If possible, send me the urodynamics report with graphs. For more information consult a urologist online --> https://icliniq.com./ask-a... Read Full »