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Isopto 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
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
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
It depends.....: It depends on why you are taking it and what problems you are having from taking it. ...Read more
The side affects: Will diminish with time as the body clears it. ...Read more
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
Hi, Can I ask about taking Hyoscine N-butylbromide Paracetamol Buscopan Venus can lead into miscarriage?
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
My lovely girlfriend is menstruating, has some abdominal pain. Whether to give her hyoscine-n-butylbromide? Dosing and interval please? Merci
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
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
I'm 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
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
Not sure about less?: If you are taking drugs for a chronic condition like heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, then this a difficult question. If you are concerned about how many pills you are taking in a day, maybe combinations or long acting drugs can reduce the number. Either way, this is to be discussed with your physician since these alternatives are not for everyone. Good luck. ...Read more
Otc: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) can help with both pain relief and in reducing inflammation. Examples are ibuprofen (like Advil, Nuprin or Motrin), Naproxen sodium (like Aleve, (naproxen) Naprosyn, Anaprox) or Asprin (such as Bayer, Ecotrin, Ascriptin). Avoid NSAID's if pregnant or allergic to them. In that situation can consider acetaminophen. ...Read more
Dose??: If you mean is the dose too high we must narrow it down to what type of medication. All medications have side effects- many of which are associated with excessive dosing. Speak to your primary physician or pharmacist about the specific medication. ...Read more