WellSpan Home

mirabegron

Pronunciation: MIR a BEG ron

Brand: Myrbetriq

Myrbetriq

slide 1 of 2, Myrbetriq,

25 mg, oval, brown, imprinted with LOGO 325

 Image of Myrbetriq
slide 1 of 2
    

Myrbetriq

slide 2 of 2, Myrbetriq,

50 mg, oval, yellow, imprinted with LOGO 355

 Image of Myrbetriq
slide 2 of 2
    

What is the most important information I should know about mirabegron?

You should not use mirabegron if have severe kidney disease, severe liver disease, or severe uncontrolled hypertension (high blood pressure).

What is mirabegron?

Mirabegron reduces muscle spasms of the bladder and urinary tract.

Mirabegron is used to treat overactive bladder with symptoms of frequent or urgent urination and urinary incontinence.

Mirabegron may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.

What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking mirabegron?

You should not use mirabegron if you are allergic to it, or if you have:

  • severe kidney disease;
  • severe liver disease; or
  • severe uncontrolled hypertension (high blood pressure).

To make sure mirabegron is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have:

  • kidney disease;
  • liver disease;
  • high blood pressure;
  • urination problems; or
  • trouble emptying your bladder (very little urine or a weak stream of urine).

It is not known whether this medicine will harm an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.

It is not known whether mirabegron passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. You should not breast-feed while using this medicine.

Mirabegron is not approved for use by anyone younger than 18 years old.

How should I take mirabegron?

Mirabegron is usually taken once per day. Follow all directions on your prescription label. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.

You may take mirabegron with or without food.

Take this medicine with a full glass of water.

Do not crush, chew, or break an extended-release tablet. Swallow it whole.

Your blood pressure will need to be checked often.

It may take up to 8 weeks before your symptoms improve. Keep using the medication as directed and tell your doctor if your symptoms do not improve.

Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat.

What happens if I miss a dose?

Skip the missed dose and wait until your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.

What happens if I overdose?

Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.

What should I avoid while taking mirabegron?

Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity.

What are the possible side effects of mirabegron?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Stop using mirabegron and call your doctor at once if you have:

  • fast or pounding heartbeats;
  • pain or burning when you urinate;
  • painful or difficult urination; or
  • dangerously high blood pressure --severe headache, blurred vision, pounding in your neck or ears, nosebleed, anxiety, confusion, severe chest pain, shortness of breath, irregular heartbeats.

Common side effects may include:

  • increased blood pressure;
  • headache;
  • cold symptoms such as stuffy nose, sneezing, sore throat; or
  • constipation, diarrhea.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

What other drugs will affect mirabegron?

Tell your doctor about all your current medicines and any you start or stop using, especially:

  • digoxin;
  • flecainide;
  • propafenone; or
  • thioridazine.

This list is not complete. Other drugs may interact with mirabegron, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Not all possible interactions are listed in this medication guide.

Where can I get more information?

Your pharmacist can provide more information about mirabegron.


Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided by Cerner Multum, Inc. ('Multum') is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. Drug information contained herein may be time sensitive. Multum information has been compiled for use by healthcare practitioners and consumers in the United States and therefore Multum does not warrant that uses outside of the United States are appropriate, unless specifically indicated otherwise. Multum's drug information does not endorse drugs, diagnose patients or recommend therapy. Multum's drug information is an informational resource designed to assist licensed healthcare practitioners in caring for their patients and/or to serve consumers viewing this service as a supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners. The absence of a warning for a given drug or drug combination in no way should be construed to indicate that the drug or drug combination is safe, effective or appropriate for any given patient. Multum does not assume any responsibility for any aspect of healthcare administered with the aid of information Multum provides. The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects. If you have questions about the drugs you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.

Copyright 1996-2018 Cerner Multum, Inc. Version: 3.01. Revision date: 9/11/2017.

Your use of the content provided in this service indicates that you have read, understood and agree to the End-User License Agreement, which can be accessed by End-User License Agreement, which can be accessed by clicking on this link.

Are you sure you would like to cancel?

All information will be lost.

Yes No ×

About the provider search

This search will provide you with WellSpan Medical Group and Northern Lancaster County (Ephrata) Medical Group primary care physicians and specialists. If we don’t have a WellSpan Medical Group physician to meet your criteria, the search will expand to include community physicians who partner with WellSpan Medical Group physicians through the WellSpan Provider Network or provide care to patients on the Medical Staffs of WellSpan’s Hospitals.

×

Schedule Your Next Appointment Online with MyWellSpan

Use your MyWellSpan patient portal any time to view available appointments, and pick the date and time that best suits your schedule.

Go to MyWellSpan

New to this practice?

If you don't have a WellSpan primary care provider and would like to schedule a new patient appointment with a provider who is accepting patients, just log into your MyWellSpan account, and go to the Appointment Center section. As you progress through the scheduling process, you will be able to see the offices that are accepting new patients in relation to your zip code. If you are not enrolled in MyWellSpan, go to https://my.wellspan.org, call 1-866-638-1842 or speak with a member of the staff at a participating facility to sign up. New patient scheduling not available at all practices/programs.

Already a patient at this practice?

If you already have a relationship with a WellSpan practice, simply log into your account, and go to the Appointment Center section. As you progress through the scheduling process, you will be able to schedule an appointment with any provider or practice that already counts you as a patient. Online scheduling varies by practice/program.

×