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What is the definition or description of: Cytospaz (hyoscyamine) allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Cytospaz (hyoscyamine) allergy?

Cytospaz allergy: Cytospaz (hyoscyamine) is an anticholinergic /antispasmodic. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: http://www. Webmd. Com/drugs/2/drug-6506/cystospaz-oral/details ...Read more

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Hyoscyamine (Definition)

Hyoscyamine is used to treat a variety of stomach and intestinal tract disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome, diverticulitis, colitis, peptic ulcers, diarrhea, or pancreatitis. Hyoscyamine can be used to control bed wetting and urination, or to prevent motion sickness, treat parkinson's disease, alcohol withdrawal symptoms, and poisonings from ...Read more


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What can I do about a hyoscyamine?

What can I do about a hyoscyamine?

What's your question: Hyoscyamine is a drug that is typically prescribed to relax smooth muscle. Many irritable bowel syndrome (ibs) patients derive some benefit from this medication. What question do you have about this agent? ...Read more

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Can hyoscyamine be taken with loperamide?

Can hyoscyamine be taken with loperamide?

Drug interactions: Not a good combo. Both of these drugs together can cause severe constipation and possibly paralytic ileus. ...Read more

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Hi doctors, can you tell me what is hyoscyamine perscribed for?

Hyoscyamine: " Hyoscyamine is used to treat a variety of stomach/intestinal problems such as cramps and irritable bowel syndrome. It is also used to treat other conditions such as bladder and bowel control problems, cramping pain caused by kidney stones and gallstones, and Parkinson's disease. In addition, it is used to decrease side effects of certain medications (drugs used to treat myasthenia gravis) and in ...Read more

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Is it ok to take Prilosec and hyoscyamine together?

Is it ok to take Prilosec and hyoscyamine together?

Yes but: The Hyoscyamine can delay gastric emptying which can exacerbate gastro-esophageal reflux disease, if that's what you have. There is no interaction between the two drugs otherwise. ...Read more

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How long does it take for hyoscyamine to work in ibs?

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How long does it take for hyoscyamine to work in ibs?

Hyoscyamine: Is anticholinergic & antispasmodic agent, which is a racemic component of Atropine with twice the potency of atropine. Is used in gastrointestinal & urinary tract disorders to lower motility of these systems, also used preoperatively to lower secretions & protect the heart during surgery. It is by prescription only. It is given by mouth up to 4x daily, and takes 15-30mins. To work. ...Read more

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What is better for ulcers: hyoscyamine sulfate or dicylomine?

What is better for ulcers: hyoscyamine sulfate or dicylomine?

Neither: Those are anti-spasm medications and have no role in the treatment of ulcers. You would need a ppi and treatment of hpylori if present. ...Read more

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Where can I get hyoscyamine anymore?

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Where can I get hyoscyamine anymore?

Hyoscyamine: Is anticholinergic & antispasmodic agent, which is a racemic component of Atropine with twice the potency of atropine. Is used in gastrointestinal & urinary tract disorders to lower motility of these systems, also used preoperatively to lower secretions & protect the heart during surgery. It is by prescription only. ...Read more

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How effective is the medication hyoscyamine?

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How effective is the medication hyoscyamine?

Hyoscyamine: Is anticholinergic & antispasmodic agent, which is a racemic component of Atropine with twice the potency of atropine. Is used in gastrointestinal & urinary tract disorders to lower motility of these systems, also used preoperatively to lower secretions & protect the heart during surgery. It is by prescription only. ...Read more

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How much hyoscyamine sulfate makes you high?

Varies from person: To person, depends upon how sensitive your body is to the medication. Thus could be as little as 5mg, might be 4 - 6 times that dose in others. ...Read more

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Have you prescribed drug levsin (hyoscyamine)?

Have you prescribed drug levsin (hyoscyamine)?

Yes: Levsin (hyoscyamine) is a antispasmodic which is used to treat crampy type abdominal discomfort often associated with irritable bowel. Common side effects include dizziness, dry mouth, blurred vision and constipation. ...Read more

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What are the mental side effects of hyoscyamine sulfate?

What are the mental side effects of hyoscyamine sulfate?

Yes.: This drug is a potent anticholineric drugs. Drowsiness and brain fog is not uncommon. There are more modern treatments available. ...Read more

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Has anyone ever taken levsin (hyoscyamine) or heard for colitis?

Has anyone ever taken levsin (hyoscyamine) or heard for colitis?

Drs. Right: It is an antispasmodic. It offers symptom relief, but does nothing for the GI inflammation. You must be on drugs to control this. Also, its side effects are plentiful, since it anti-cholinergic: can worsen glaucoma, can cause urinary retention, contstipation, and dry mouth. ...Read more

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Dear sir, what is deffirence between hyoscyamine and mebeverine?

Similar but differen: Both Hyoscyamine and mebeverine are drugs whose major therapeutic role is in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (ibs) and the associated abdominal cramping. Both block the muscarinic receptors, but hyoscymaine also has potent anti-cholinergic side effects, whereas mebeverine does not. These side effects include: dry mouth, blurred vision, faintness and occasional disorientation. ...Read more

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Can levsin (hyoscyamine) sl cause a severe headache?

Yes and no: Any medication can cause a side effect, like a headache, but drugs like Levsin (hyoscyamine) usually cause dry mouth, photosensitivity, blurred vision. ...Read more

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Does levsin (hyoscyamine) help for uncomfortable gut?

Does levsin (hyoscyamine) help for uncomfortable gut?

Cramps: Levsin (hyoscyamine) is a antispasmodic which is used to treat crampy type abdominal discomfort. Side effects include dizziness, dry mouth, blurred vision and constipation. ...Read more

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Can you take bentyl, hyoscyamine and pepcid (famotidine) together?

Yes, but only if...: Yes, you can take those medications together assuming that same physician prescribed all 3 for you and that you purchased at same pharmacy (so that pharmacist can point out interactions). While there's not an absolute reason not to take together, there are some concerns for aggravating potential side effects by taking 1st & 2nd drugs together (http://goo. Gl/jjvLRp). So do be careful! ...Read more

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Are there any nasty side effects of taking hyoscyamine (levsin) for ibs?

Are there any nasty side effects of taking hyoscyamine (levsin) for ibs?

Anti-cholenergic: Dry mouth, constipation, urinary retention are 3 of the more common side effects. I would fully review the rx paperwork. ...Read more

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Does anyone take hyoscyamine (levsin) for ibs. If so, any side effects?

Used for spasm: Levsin, (hyoscyamine) a form of hyoscamine, is used to treat bowel spasm and also diarrhea related to excessive bowel peristalsis. Caution is advised in the use of the medication for crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Can cause constipation; other side effects include dry mouth, dry eyes; rare serious side effects can occur, as with any drugs. ...Read more

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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


Dr. Arnold Malerman
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Cytospaz (Definition)

Cytospaz is an anti-bladder spasm agent which is a ...Read more