Toviaz is a prescription medication that is used to treat symptoms of overactive bladder and reduce bladder spasms.
Toviaz should be stored at room temperature in an area that is protected from moisture and heat.
Before taking Toviaz, tell your doctor if you have any of the following: urination problems, myasthenia gravis, severe constipation, liver or kidney disease, glaucoma, or a personal or family history of Long QT syndrome. Toviaz may impair alertness and concentration, so be cautious when driving after taking this medication. Notify your doctor if you are taking any other prescription or non prescription medications before taking Toviaz.
While taking Toviaz, avoid becoming overheated, as this medication commonly reduces perspiration and may increase your risk of heat stroke. Drinking alcohol while taking Toviaz is not recommended, as it may increase the severity of certain side effects.
Toviaz should be taken exactly as prescribed. When taking Toviaz, always follow the directions which are listed on your prescription label. Toviaz tablets are generally taken with a full glass of water and should be swallowed whole.
Do not take this medication if you are allergic to any of its ingredients. If you have uncontrolled glaucoma, or if you have a blockage of the urinary tract, stomach, or intestines, taking Toviaz is not recommended.
If you experience any of the following severe side effects, notify your doctor immediately: chest pain, fast or uneven heart rate; swelling of your hands or feet; urinating less than usual or not at all; or painful or difficult urination.
Common side effects include: dry mouth and eyes; blurred vision; dizziness, drowsiness; constipation; stomach pain or upset; coughing, dry throat; back pain; or insomnia.