PROPANTHELINE is used in combination with other medicines to treat peptic ulcer disease
They need to know if you have any of these conditions: -difficulty passing urine -heart or blood vessel disease -glaucoma -kidney disease -liver disease -myasthenia gravis -stomach obstruction -ulcerative colitis -an unusual or allergic reaction to propantheline, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives -pregnant or trying to get pregnant -breast-feeding
Take this medicine by mouth with a glass of water. Follow the directions on the prescription label. Take this medicine 30 minutes before meals. Take your medicine at regular intervals. Do not take your medicine more often than directed. Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. Special care may be needed.
Overdosage: If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact a poison control center or emergency room at once. NOTE: This medicine is only for you. Do not share this medicine with others.
-digoxin -medicines for hay fever and other allergies -medicines to control heart rhythm like disopyramide, procainamide and quinidine -medicines for mental depression -meperidine -phenothiazines like chlorpromazine, mesoridazine, prochlorperazine, thioridazine -steroid medicines like prednisone or cortisone
This list may not describe all possible interactions. Give your health care provider a list of all the medicines, herbs, non-prescription drugs, or dietary supplements you use. Also tell them if you smoke, drink alcohol, or use illegal drugs. Some items may interact with your medicine.
You may get drowsy, dizzy, or have blurred vision. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how this medicine affects you. To reduce the risk of dizzy or fainting spells, do not sit or stand up quickly, especially if you are an older patient. Alcohol can make you more drowsy. Avoid alcoholic drinks. Avoid extreme heat. This medicine can cause you to sweat less than normal. Your body temperature could increase to dangerous levels, which may lead to heat stroke. Your mouth may get dry. Chewing sugarless gum or sucking hard candy, and drinking plenty of water may help. Contact your doctor if the problem does not go away or is severe.
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible: -agitation, nervousness, confusion -blurred vision and other eye problems -decreased sweating -dizziness, drowsiness -fever -irregular heartbeat -pain or difficulty passing urine -skin rash, itching -unusually weak or tired -vomiting Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome): -constipation -difficulty sleeping -headache -nausea -sexual difficulty (impotence)
This list may not describe all possible side effects. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.