Skip to Content

Join the 'Bentyl' group to help and get support from people like you.

Bentyl Questions


We found 53 questions associated with the 'Bentyl' topic.

Does Bentyl start working right away, or do you have to take it for awhile to feel results?

Posted 6 May 2012 by catsnack 4 answers

My Dr recently prescribed Bentyl for my abdominal pain and I have taken it for almost a week now, but it isn't helping. I would like to know if I should be feeling relief by now.

Can Bentyl affect your blood glucose readings?

Posted 16 Sep 2017 by Dragonlady43 0 answers

My sugars have been running over 250 since I started this med.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Are there any long-term adverse side effects from taking Bentyl?

Posted 19 May 2016 5 answers

I just got diagnosed with diverticulitis. I got so much relief from the pain with Bentyl. But it makes me very drowsy, kind of like the drowsiness that comes with taking benadryl. Is this safe to take long-term without causing other health problems in the long run? I had never heard of Bentyl till ...

Why would 2 different ERs give me bentyl for nausea/vomiting? Websites say it causes nausea?

Posted 5 Oct 2014 by rgoude 2 answers

I have been given bentyl on several different emergency room visits for nausea/vomiting. I was at a friends house and started vomiting her mom is an ER nurse at a different hospital and when I asked her if she had any pepto she said no she had something better and gave me bentyl. I found one while ...

Bentyl - is it a narcotic?

Posted 1 Sep 2009 by ed31003 1 answer

is it habit forming?

Dicyclomine - Has anyone felt more spasms happening but without pain on Bentyl?

Posted 10 Feb 2017 by Np45chick 1 answer

I just recently started taking it for IBS and it has helped the cramping but now I feel the spasms. Like twitching often.

Does the generic of Bentyl work?

Posted 6 Aug 2016 by Grammiemarlene 2 answers

I was put on another medication for IBS but it gave me UTI's so my doctor prescribed the generic for Bentyl. Does it work? I've been taking it for two days and it's 3 times a day. The first day was great went back to school and no problems - no pain no running to bathroom, weekend ...

Gastrointestinal Diverticula - Is it safe to take miralax or milk of magnesia while having a bout of

Posted 12 Mar 2015 by Tracyholbrook 1 answer

... diverticulitus? I've Been having small thin stools and last night I had aweful bloating in my upper tummy area. I'm on antiobiotics and bentyl since yesterday. I'm not sure what's causing the bloating And small stools. I was diognosed a month ago. So I'm new to all of ...

What is an alternative of Bentyl (dicyclomine)?

Posted 8 Aug 2016 by slhooker 0 answers

How to calm down the intestines 2 months after a bout with diverticulitis ?

Posted 9 Jul 2016 1 answer

Anything that will help calm down the bubbling noises after every meal lately? I use a heating pad and take Bentyl with main meal of the day.

Does anyone else take an antidepressant or anti-anxiety med along with Bentyl?

Posted 19 May 2016 2 answers

I couldn't find any adverse interactions from taking all 3 meds together. Any good or bad experiences with combining Bentyl with other meds?

Can you take amitryptilyn an bentyl together for IBS and diverticulitis?

Posted 19 Mar 2016 by amnvyvet66 0 answers

I was taking bentyl for my IBS and diverticulitis for cramping. It didn't work all that well so I went online and searched for possible alternative. After viewing several sites including Mayo Clinic's I learned that amytriptilyn was also being used for IBS. It just so happened I have some ...

Bentyl - is there an over the counter medication similar?

Posted 15 Sep 2009 by ren142002 1 answer

I went to the er with pain in my stomach and mid/lower back ct scan,ultasound,pelvic rtc and nothing was found, the pain only subsides with the bentyl and it's been going on now for 6 days, i'm trying to get an appointmenty with a gastroligist. help Thank you

How long will the side effects of bentyl last? Agitation, confusion, & hallucinations?

Posted 13 Jan 2016 by Miserable Mark 2 answers

went in about2 days m now inhalusennations confusion iritaion someonouthere my wife willnot here the words i am so hard too ex plane tox screen was 99% clean. Can't decide what to do. Don't know what to do. Hospital gave me drip of bentyl that caused the symptoms 3 bib iv drips belivive ...

Page 1 2 3 4 Next

Ask a Question

Further Information

Related Condition Support Groups

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Bentyl Patient Information at

Search this Group