Bethanechol

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Scientific Name: Bethanechol
Brand Name: Duvoid
Company Owner: Sun pharmaceutical industries inc, Odyssey pharmaceuticals inc, Able laboratories inc, Actavis totowa llc, Amneal pharmaceutical, Ascot hosp pharmaceuticals inc div travenol laboratories inc, Emcure pharmaceuticals usa inc, Impax laboratories inc, Ivax pharmaceuticals inc sub teva pharmaceuticals usa, Lannett holdings inc, Lannett co inc, Pharmax group inc, Sandoz inc, Upsher smith laboratories inc, Watson laboratories inc, Wockhardt ltd, Wellspring pharmaceutical corp, Glenwood inc
Mechanism Of Action Bethanechol is a direct muscarinic agonist and stimulates the parasympathetic nervous system by binding to postganglionic muscarinic receptors.
Description of the Drug: Bethanechol is a muscarinic agonist used to treat postoperative and postpartum nonobstructive functional urinary retention and neurogenic atony of the bladder with retention.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB01019