Bentyl Syrup (dicyclomine) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There are 2 alcohol/food/lifestyle interactions with Bentyl Syrup (dicyclomine) which include:
dicyclomine ↔ Alcohol (Ethanol)
Moderate Drug Interaction
Ask your doctor before using dicyclomine together with ethanol. Use alcohol cautiously. Alcohol may increase drowsiness and dizziness while you are taking dicyclomine. You should be warned not to exceed recommended dosages and to avoid activities requiring mental alertness. If your doctor prescribes these medications together, you may need a dose adjustment to safely take this combination. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
Minor Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility
anticholinergics - hypertension
Cardiovascular effects of anticholinergics may exacerbate hypertension. Therapy with anticholinergic agents should be administered cautiously in patients with hypertension.
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Bentyl Syrup (dicyclomine) drug Interactions
There are 615 drug interactions with Bentyl Syrup (dicyclomine)
Bentyl Syrup (dicyclomine) disease Interactions
There are 10 disease interactions with Bentyl Syrup (dicyclomine) which include:
- Autonomic Neuropathy
- Gi Obstruction
- Obstructive Uropathy
- Tardive Dyskinesia
- Infectious Diarrhea
Drug Interaction Classification
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Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.