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Dicycloverine, also known as dicyclomine, is an anticholinergic that blocks muscarinic receptors. Dicycloverine was first synthesized in the United States circa 1947.[1] Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Side effects 3 Caution 4 Synthesis 5 References 6 Further reading 7 See also 8 External links Medical uses A 10-mg oral capsule of dicyclomine hydrochloride, manufactured by Mylan Dicyclomine is used to treat intestinal hypermotility and the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (als...

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"dicyclomine 10 mg"
I have had intestinal gas for some time: asked my primary care doctor whether there was something simple I could take as I had read that over-the counter meds were not safe. He prescribed dicyclomine 10 mg nightly. The list of side effects sound daunting. What do you recommend? I am quite elderly. ## Hello, Tomyris! How are you? This isn't going to help with gas, as a matter of fact, in other countries, they combine it with an antiflatulent medication to present a medication that helps with more symptoms. This works as a smooth muscle relaxer for the intestines to treat intestinal hypermotility and IBS. Unless you have some medical condition or are on medications that causes them to be contraindicated, over the counter products, such as Simethicone, are generally considered safe. It...
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dicyclomime 20mg
Whats it for how best to use it? Thanks ## Hello, SuziQ! How are you? Dicyclomine is most commonly used to treat the symptoms of IBS and it should be taken according to your doctor's instructions. Its side effects may include dizziness, drowsiness, weakness and abdominal bloating. Is there anything else I can help with?
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Any alternative to leave Spasmo Proxyvon
I have been using Spasmo Proxyvon from two years and now i want leave it but due to it's side effect i am unable to do so. Therefore i would be grateful if any one has the other alternative. ## Spasmo Proxyvon contains the active ingredients Dicyclomine, Acetaminophen and Propoxyphene, and this last one is a mild narcotic and can be addicting. It has been pulled from the market in most countries, due to the risk it causes of cardiac dangers. However, due to that and the fact that you have been taking it for so long, your best chance for stopping this medication is probably to seek medical assistance from a doctor. Learn more Propoxyphene information here. Have you tried tapering off of it? ## hi sir i m very sceard and my muscles are pain regurlarly i take 10to12 spasmo proxyvon pil...
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spasmo proxyvon problem
Hi i am aman and i am addicted of spasmoproxyvon for the last 4 years i eat 10 to 12 capsules daily and now i want to stop this blady habbit pls help me to get out of this.. ## this site is not medical professionals, so we cannot possibly suggest a treatment option. Most times, such a high dose habit must be tapered slowly to avoid severe withdrawals, this is true of any medication, whether you abuse it or not. Have you spoken to a doctor about this, yet? ## side effact in spasmo prxivon capsules ## how can we quit the Spasmo Proxyvon ## From what I can discover, Spasmo Proxyvon contains the active ingredient Dicyclomine, a type of muscle relaxant. Side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and headache. The best way to stop taking it would be to follow your doctor's in...
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Nitrofuran Monohyd Macro100mg
I am on day 3 OF NITROFURAN MONOHYD MACRO 100MG 100 mg for urinary track infection every 12hrs, I have problems with my stomach and have been prescribed DICYCLOMINE 10MG/5ML. (1/2 hr before meals) Is safe to take while taking NUTRIFURAN? ## Hi Virnia, Based on my research, there are no drug interactions listed between Nitrofurantoin and Dicyclomine. So just going off that information alone, I don't think there should be any problems using the two together (outside of each medication's own general side effects). However, if you still have any reservations about taking them, it may be best to call your doctor up and verify that it's ok with him as well. Was it the same doctor who prescribed you the Nitrofurantoin, that also give you the script for Dicyclomine?
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dicyclomine gluten ingredients
Does dicyclomine by Actavis Pharmaceuticals (generic Bentyl) 20 mg tablets contain gluten or gluten in inert ingredients? It was prescribed to me for the pain & spasms from EATING gluten. I have Celiac's Disease, but many times doctors have prescribed for for my Celiac Disease pain drugs that CONTAIN GLUTEN !! ## Hello, Tutu! How are you? What are the markings on it? The manufacturer listed on the pharmacy label is sometimes just a licensed distributor, so I cannot check the ingredients with this information to be certain of which company made it. Thank you!
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Use Of Spasmo Proxyvon for pain in Prostate glands
Can Spasmo Proxyvon be used for pain relief in Prostate area for a man of 47 yrs age? ## Spasmo Proxyvon contains: dicyclomine hydrochloride 10 mg + acetaminophen 400 mg + propoxyphene napsylate 100 mg. The combination of these creates a very mild narcotic pain killer. If you do have pain in the prostate area, I would honestly consider diagnosing the underlying cause of this inflammation/pain to better decide how to treat it instead of covering up the pain temporarily. ## substitute for spamo proxyvon or other same kind of medicines.
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DE-ADDICTION Spasmo Proxyvon
i am addicted to spasmo proxyvon for last 2 years .Though in the beginnning i enjoyed it but slowly i became addicted to it. At present i am taking 10 to 12 capsules every day.I tried to leave it but could not do so because of the withdrawal symptoms like muscular pain, deppression, lazyness, and loss of concentration in work etc. please tell me some way to deal with it .I want to leave it since it is eating up my body.Please help ## Have you consulted a doctor for assistance? Spasmo-Proxyvon contains the active ingredients Dicyclomine, Acetaminophen and Propoxyphene. And yes, by taking that many in a day, you are putting yourself at very serious risk of severe organ damage and death, due to several reasons. One is the amount of Acetaminophen (Paracetamol) that is in this, it is toxic a...
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blue pill one side watson 795
Blue watson 795 and nothing on other side. ## Hi, Ted! How are you? A round, blue tablet with WATSON 795 on it contains 20mgs of Dicyclomine, also known as Dicycloverine, it is most commonly used to treat the symptoms of IBS. Learn more Dicycloverine details here. Side effects may include nausea, dry mouth and delirium at high doses. Is there anything else I can help with?
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what is substitute for spasmo proxyvon
Spasmo proxyvon is medicaly proved drug. ## Spasmo-Proxyvon contains the active ingredient dicycloverine hydrochloride (also known as dicyclomine). Dicyclomine is used to treat the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome, and is in a class of medications called anticholinergics. It is supposed to relieve muscle spasms in the gastrointestinal tract by blocking the activity of a certain natural substance in the body. As far as finding a substitute goes, it would probably be best to look for something within the same drug class of anticholinergics. This way you can at least be sure that the medication is working in a similar fashion. However not all anticholinergics are created equally, so I would always recommend talking with your doctor first about the most appropriate anticholinergic for y...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 10mg
  • Injection: 10mg/ml, 20mg/2ml
  • Syrup: 10mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 20mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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