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My friend has taken an overdose of buscopan 10mg. He has consumed around 9-10 pills. What can happen in this case? Anything severe?

My friend has taken an overdose of buscopan 10mg. He has consumed around 9-10 pills. What can happen in this case? Anything severe?

Overdose: Are you in australia? If so call this number for poison control: australia- 131126 wch.Sa.Gov.Au. If you are in the us you can call: 1-800-222-1222 ...Read more

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Why can't you break or crush buscopan?

Why can't you break or crush buscopan?

Changes efficacy: Many drugs are made a certain way to maximize how well they work. Crushing or breaking them can cause the active compounds to be released too fast, or differently. That drug has a version of sublingual hyoscamine which is held under the tongue and dissolves in order to work. But a regular pill will not work that way. ...Read more

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Can I take buscopan with antihistimanes?

Can I take buscopan with antihistimanes?

NOT recommended: Buscopan (hyoscine/scopolamine butylbromide, ) is a type of medicine called an antispasmodic (peripherally acting antimuscarinic-anticholinergic). It is used to relieve irritable bowel symptoms or 'abdominal cramps' . Buscopan can 'potentiate' (or increase) anti-cholinergic affects of anti-histamines so it not recommended to take at the same time. ...Read more

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Can you mix nurofen and buscopan?

Can you mix nurofen and buscopan?

Usually safe.: There are not usually any interactions between nurofen (ibuprofen) and buscopan (scopolamine). As always, however, if you feel that you're having problems with the medications, or if they do not seem to be helping, contact your doctor. Good luck. ...Read more

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What side effects can buscopan cause?

What side effects can buscopan cause?

Buscopan: Is an old medication used for ibs. It is anti-spasmodic, . Side effects might be constipation, urinary retention, dry mouth, acid reflux, dizziness, confusion in elderly. Please look at its brochure. ...Read more

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Hi is it ok to use buscopan and loperamide together?

Hi is it ok to use buscopan and loperamide together?

If you have both: Symptoms. Diarrhea and severe cramps you can use both meds. Try to treat underlying causes if possible ...Read more

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Is it safe to take pantoprazole & buscopan at the same time?

Is it safe to take pantoprazole & buscopan at the same time?

Yes they can be: There is no significant interaction between the two meds and so their use together should be ok. Nevertheless, unexpected reaction can occur and so if you experience anything significant, consult doc for eval. Good luck. ...Read more

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Last preg. Was painful with 3mths+ of cervical spasm.Buscopan prescribed by a&e which worked.Can I use safely if happens again we r planning for nxt?

Last preg. Was painful with 3mths+ of cervical spasm.Buscopan prescribed by a&e which worked.Can I use safely if happens again we r planning for nxt?

Discuss with doc: You can discuss this with the doctor caring for you during your pregnancy. This is not a typical drug people use during pregnancy. You and your doctor will discuss the benefits vs the risks. ...Read more