Lyrinel XL use in children

The licence for Lyrinel XL (oxybutynin prolonged release) has been extended to include use in children over six years. Previously, use in children under 18 years was not recommended.

The recommended starting dose for children over six years is 5mg once daily, increasing by 5mg increments up to a maximum of 15mg once daily. The safety and efficacy of Lyrinel XL has not been established in patients under six years.

Further information: Janssen-Cilag Ltd 01494 567444

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