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Help! Been having diarrhea. Should I discontinue hyoscine medication?

Help! Been having diarrhea. Should I discontinue hyoscine medication?

If your diarrhea: started at the same time you began hyoscine, then it may be related. Call your PCP, or whoever prescribed it for you to discuss symptoms and alternatives before discontinuing medication. Not fun, and important to address. Let your doctor instruct you what to do. ...Read more

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What are hyoscine butylbromide tablets for?

What are hyoscine butylbromide tablets for?

Spasms: This is a medicine to relieve spasms in the bladder or intestinal tract. These organs squeeze down in response to cholinergic nerve impulses. So, this medicine is an "anticholinergic" and opposes that action. Side effects can include dry mouth, nausea, constipation, and trouble urinating. ...Read more

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Who discoverd hyoscine?

Who discoverd hyoscine?

Prehistoric: Hyoscine is found naturally in the nightshade family of plants including belladonna, henbane, jimson weed, angel's trumpets, and corkwood. They drug was apparently used as an intoxicant in prehistoric times by aborigines, as a poison by romans, and for medicinal purposes as written in ebers papyrus in egypt, in 1550 b.C. The drug is now used as a dilating eye drop and for sea sickness (patch). ...Read more

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Took hyoscine hydrobromide. What's gonna happen?

Took hyoscine hydrobromide. What's gonna happen?

Blurred vision: Scopolamine paralyzes the muscles in the iris, blurring the ability to focus up close. ...Read more

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What other medicines i can take instead of hyoscine hydrobromide?

It depends.....: It depends on why you are taking it and what problems you are having from taking it. ...Read more

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Hyoscine butylbromide and alprazolam?

Hyoscine butylbromide and alprazolam?

Sedation: There is no direct drug interaction between these 2 that i can find. But you might become more sleepy and sedated than with either alone -- they both can produce that effect. ...Read more

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Hyoscine butylbromide (buscopan tablets) with paracetamol ok?

Hyoscine butylbromide (buscopan tablets) with paracetamol ok?

Buscopan Plus: Scopolamine butylbromide (buscopan) is an antispasmodic agent used to treat irritable bowel and/or menstrual cramps etc...This med is also available as a combo with paracetamol =buscopan plus, thus has been shown as safe. So if you have buscopan, adding paracetamol in recommended dosage should be ok. Consult doc if you encounter problem. Good luck. ...Read more

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Hi, Can i ask about taking Hyoscine N-butylbromide Paracetamol Buscopan Venus can lead into miscarriage?

Hi, Can i ask about taking Hyoscine N-butylbromide Paracetamol Buscopan Venus can lead into miscarriage?

Probably ok: No long term studies have been done to assure its safety in pregnancy. However it has been used sparingly in pregnat women for over 55 years without any obvious side effect. Hyocine can cross the placenta however. ...Read more

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Clozapine is going to react with my IBS meds buscopan (hyoscine butylbromide) what else can I try for my IBS ?

Clozapine is going to react with my IBS meds buscopan (hyoscine butylbromide) what else can I try for my IBS ?

No worry: The interaction between Clozapine and Hyoscyamine is merely an enhancement of the anticholinergic side effects. That is not an absolute contraindication for using the two together. I suspect most ibs meds will have anticholinergic properties. I suspect your doctor will allow you to take both. Just watch for more dry mouth, blurry vision or constipation (which is sometimes wanted with ibs). ...Read more

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My lovely girlfriend is menstruating, has some abdominal pain. Whether to give her hyoscine-n-butylbromide? Dosing and interval please? Merci

My lovely girlfriend is menstruating, has some abdominal pain. Whether to give her hyoscine-n-butylbromide? Dosing and interval please? Merci

Periods hurting: It may be more effective to first use a simple anti-inflammatory medication such as Ibuprofen or advil or aleve (naproxen). Cramping from menstruation is often very well treated with these simple and common pain medications. ...Read more

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I have IBS-d not responding to meteospasmyl, mebeverine, alverine, hyoscine, rifaximin, simethicone. What should I do?

I have IBS-d not responding to meteospasmyl, mebeverine, alverine, hyoscine, rifaximin, simethicone. What should I do?

R/O IBS V CELIAC: IBS is DX of exclusion. CELIAC will have + CELIAC AB/may need colonoscopy and Bx IBS SX can be managed .You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/ I recommend a GF diet Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com. Also testing for food allergies. ACTIVATED CHARCOAL & PEPTO BISMAL COMBO WIL HELP. ...Read more

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Why did my doctor give me bruscopan(hyoscine butylbromide) and omeprazole for lower abdominal pain?

Why did my doctor give me bruscopan(hyoscine butylbromide) and omeprazole for lower abdominal pain?

Ask your doc: One is for acid suppression and the other an anti-spasm medication. It is best to always ask your doctors why they are prescribing each med. ...Read more

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Im experiencing stomach ache feling nausea since past 4 days my doc. Prescribed me ofloxacin ornidazole and Hyoscine butylbromide With no improvement?

Im experiencing stomach ache feling nausea since past 4 days my doc. Prescribed me ofloxacin ornidazole and Hyoscine butylbromide With no improvement?

Stomach pain: Have you had vomiting &/or diarrhea? a stool culture? Fevers? Stomach ache with nausea is most often due to: something you ate or your diet in general; virus/bacteria; medicines; other inflammatory disorders; other medical concerns (ie, tumor, cancer); consult with us to help you get to the bottom of this. ...Read more

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I'm traveling in Egypt and got an ear infection. The Dr prescribed isopto maxitrol (dexamethasone neomycin and polymyxin) as ear drops, but the package says eye drops. Can I use in ears?

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I'm traveling in Egypt and got an ear infection. The Dr prescribed isopto maxitrol (dexamethasone neomycin and polymyxin) as ear drops, but the package says eye drops.  Can I use in ears?

Yes you can: Unfortunately sometimes the same preparation for ears isn't available, so eye drops can be as good for the external ears, but not the opposite, wish you wellness ...Read more

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Why did my medication make me fat?

Why did my medication make me fat?

Meds made fat: You ate more calories than you burned. Usually they stimualate appetite. ...Read more

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What medication can I take for pile?

What medication can I take for pile?

Steroid like cream: Check with your pharmacist as their are steroid like creams that can help with hemorrhoids. Increase fiber and fluids so as not to get constipated, which can increase your risk of hemorrhoids. If severe, you may need to see a dr. For treatment. Best wishes. ...Read more