It is intended to provide a preventive/remedy for urinary disturbance containing a compound, which shows an acetylcholine esterase inhibitory activity but substantially has no butyrylcholine esterase inhibitory activity, showing no side effect and being safe and efficacious without inhibiting the urine collection function; a preventive/remedy for dry mouth induced by the administration of a remedy for urinary disturbance and a preventive or remedy for hyperactive bladder not accompanied by dry mouth; and a method of screening a substance preventing/treating urinary disturbance without inhibiting the urine collection function characterized by comprising measuring and comparing the acetylcholine esterase inhibitory activity and the butyrylcholine esterase inhibitory activity of a test compound.


> Antiparasitic artemisinin derivatives (endoperoxides)

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