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Methscopolamine Side Effects

For the Consumer

Applies to methscopolamine: oral tablets

Side effects include:

Xerostomia, decreased sweating, adverse ocular effects (e.g., blurred vision, mydriasis, cycloplegia, increased ocular tension).

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to methscopolamine: oral tablet


Frequency not reported: Tachycardia, palpitation[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Severe allergic reaction or drug idiosyncrasies including anaphylaxis[Ref]

Nervous system

Frequency not reported: Headaches, drowsiness, dizziness, loss of taste[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Blurred vision, dilatation of the pupil, cycloplegia, increased ocular tension[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Nausea, vomiting, constipation, bloated feeling, xerostomia[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Decreased sweating, urticaria and other dermal manifestations[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Urinary hesitancy and retention, impotence, suppression of lactation[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Weakness[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Nervousness, mental confusion, insomnia[Ref]


1. "Product Information. Methscopolamine Bromide (methscopolamine)." Boca Pharmacal Inc, Coral Springs, FL.

2. "Product Information. Pamine Forte (methscopolamine)." PharmaDerm, Norcross, GA.

Some side effects of 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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