Provocholine Side Effects
Generic name: methacholine
Note: This document contains side effect information about methacholine. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Provocholine.
Some side effects of Provocholine may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
For the Consumer
Applies to methacholine: inhalation solution
Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking methacholine (the active ingredient contained in Provocholine)
Headache; itching; lightheadedness; throat irritation.
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; cough; fainting; severe dizziness; wheezing.
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to methacholine: compounding powder, inhalation powder for reconstitution
Respiratory side effects have included severe bronchoconstriction and throat irritation.
Nervous system side effects have included headache and lightheadedness.
General side effects have included itching.
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