Chlordiazepoxide / methscopolamine Side Effects
Applies to chlordiazepoxide / methscopolamine: oral capsule
Dermatologic side effects have rarely included skin eruptions.[Ref]
Gastrointestinal side effects have included nausea, constipation, and dryness of the mouth.[Ref]
Genitourinary side effects have included minor menstrual irregularities and urinary hesitancy.[Ref]
Hematologic side effects have included blood dyscrasias, including agranulocytosis.[Ref]
Periodic blood counts and liver function tests are recommended when chlordiazepoxide treatment is prolonged.[Ref]
Hepatic side effects have rarely included jaundice and hepatic dysfunction.[Ref]
Ocular side effects have included blurring of vision.[Ref]
The elderly and debilitated may be more susceptible to the side effects of chlordiazepoxide. Drowsiness, ataxia, and confusion have occasionally been reported at the lower dosage ranges.[Ref]
Nervous system side effects have included drowsiness and confusion. Changes in EEG patterns (low-voltage fast activity) has also been reported during and after chlordiazepoxide treatment. Rarely, syncope has been reported.[Ref]
Other side effects have rarely included reports of increased and decreased libido.[Ref]
Edema has been reported during chlordiazepoxide therapy.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Librax (chlordiazepoxide-methscopolamine)." Victory Pharma, San Diego, CA.
Some side effects of chlordiazepoxide / methscopolamine may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
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