Antilirium Side Effects
Generic Name: physostigmine
Note: This page contains information about the side effects of physostigmine. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Antilirium.
For the Consumer
Applies to physostigmine: parenteral injection
Side effects include:
Nausea, vomiting, epigastric pain, miosis, salivation, sweating, lacrimation, dyspnea, bronchospasm.
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to physostigmine: injectable solution
Frequency not reported: Nausea, vomiting, hypersalivation[Ref]
Nausea, vomiting, and salivation can be offset by a reduction in dosage.[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Bradycardia[Ref]
Bradycardia may occur if intravenous administration is too rapid.[Ref]
Convulsions may occur if intravenous administration is too rapid.[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Convulsions[Ref]
1. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Australian Product Information." O 0
2. "Product Information. Physostigmine Salicylate (physostigmine)." Taylor Pharmaceuticals, Buffalo Grove, IL.
Not all side effects for Antilirium may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.
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