Physostigmine Side Effects
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Aug 17, 2020.
For the Consumer
Applies to physostigmine: parenteral injection
Side effects include:
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]
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.
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