bobHPdimQ. I’m 49, in my 10th year as a T7 complete para. I take VESIcare to manage my bladder spasms. For me it has minimal side effects, mainly dry mouth and drowsiness, but it’s difficult to tell if the tired feeling is from the drug or life as a para. The side effects are way less than when I was taking Ditropan, which seemed to turn my thinking to mush. However, when I read “Anticholinergic Meds May Cause Brain Damage