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Mepenzolate Side Effects

Applies to mepenzolate: oral tablet

Along with its needed effects, mepenzolate may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking mepenzolate:

Incidence Not Known

  • Blurred vision
  • confusion
  • cough
  • decrease in the frequency of urination
  • decrease in urine volume
  • difficulty in passing urine (dribbling)
  • difficulty with swallowing
  • dizziness
  • fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  • hives, itching, or skin rash
  • painful urination
  • puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  • tightness in the chest
  • unusual tiredness or weakness

Some side effects of mepenzolate may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Incidence Not Known

  • Bloated feeling
  • decreased interest in sexual intercourse
  • decreased sweating
  • difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)
  • drowsiness
  • inability to have or keep an erection
  • loss in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance
  • loss of taste
  • nervousness
  • trouble sleeping

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.

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