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Myotonachol (bethanechol) and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Myotonachol (bethanechol):


High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

Severe Potential Hazard, High plausibility

cholinergic agonist - cardiac dysfunction

The use of cholinergic agonists, such as bethanechol and pilocarpine, is contraindicated in patients with pronounced bradycardia, hypotension/hypertension, coronary artery disease or conduction disorders.


  1. "Product Information. Urecholine (bethanechol)." Merck & Co, Inc, West Point, PA.
  2. "Product Information. Salagen Tablets (pilocarpine)." Boehringer-Ingelheim, Ridgefield, CT.

Myotonachol (bethanechol) drug interactions

There are 117 drug interactions with Myotonachol (bethanechol)

Myotonachol (bethanechol) disease interactions

There are 6 disease interactions with Myotonachol (bethanechol) which include:

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a general guideline only. It is difficult to determine the relevance of a particular drug interaction to any individual given the large number of variables.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No information available.

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Further information

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