Generic Name : DICYCLOMINE ABSTRACT – Bentyl is antispasmodic drug used for the treatment of intestinal spasms and in...
Bentyl is antispasmodic drug used for the treatment of intestinal spasms and in urinary incontinence. It possess a bit of anesthetic properties and has a little effect on cardiovascular system. It is also used in treating enterocolitis. It belongs to anticholinergic class of drugs.
- Bentyl has to be taken as directed by the doctors.
- Prescribed dosage:
Tablet: 20 mg
- Capsule: 10 mg
- Injection: 10mg/ml
SIDE EFFECTS –
- Dry mouth
RARE SIDE EFFECTS:
- Heart palpitations
- Patient might witness difficulty in urinating.
- Treatment for long term leads to regular heart palpitations.
- Seizures may occur.
DRUG INTERACTIONS –
MILD INTERACTIONS OF BENTYL ARE:
- Take an allergy test.
- Avoid alcohol.
- Stay well hydrated in case of diarrhea.