Can taking the drug robinul (glycopyrrolate) for hyperhidrosis cause boils?

Robinul (glycopyrrolate) Serious reactions for Robinul (glycopyrrolate) include: anaphylaxis, intestinal obstruction, heat stroke, seizures, arrhythmias, cardiac arrest, respiratory arrest. Common reactions include: dry mouth, vomiting, constipation, flushing, headache, urinary retention, urinary hesitancy, blurred vision, palpitations, tachycardia, anhidrosis, dysgeusia, and lactation suppression but not boils.

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What are the long term effects of taking 3-6mg robinul (glycopyrrolate) per day for hyperhidrosis? Can this cause organ damage? If so what kind? How much is too much?

Unkown. Robinul (glycopyrrolate) is an anticholinergic drug so the side effects will include dry mouth, headaches, urinary retention, blurry vision and several others. The maximun dose should be 8 mg per day. There really are no long term effects except that the body adapts to the meds which will require you to keep taking higher doses. I would suggest a more permanent solution to your hyperhidrosis. Read more...

I am a sufferer of severe hyperhidrosis. I've heard an oral drug called Robinul (glycopyrrolate) used to curb it. I need a doctor's view on it; effectiveness, etc.?

Hyperhidrosis. Robinul or glycopyrrolate has a role in treatement of excessive sweating due to it side effect of drying sweat glands. Everyone has a different effect and tolerance due to possible other concomitant side effects of dry mouth, urinary, retention, headaches, an others. It may be worth a try as for many, Hyperhidrosis can be a major lifestyle concern. Read more...