Pro-Banthine Side Effects
Generic Name: propantheline
Note: This document contains side effect information about propantheline. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Pro-Banthine.
For the Consumer
Applies to propantheline: oral tablets
Side effects include:
Xerostomia, decreased sweating, adverse ophthalmic effects (e.g., blurred vision, mydriasis, cycloplegia, increased ocular tension).
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to propantheline: compounding powder, oral tablet
Gastrointestinal side effects have included nausea, vomiting, constipation, bloating, and drying of salivary secretions.[Ref]
Cardiovascular side effects have included tachycardia and palpitations.[Ref]
Nervous system side effects have included headache, nervousness, and mental confusion.[Ref]
Hypersensitivity reactions have included allergic reactions or drug idiosyncrasies, anaphylaxis, urticaria, and other dermal manifestations.[Ref]
Genitourinary side effects have included urinary hesitancy, urinary retention, and impotence.[Ref]
Ocular side effects have included blurred vision, mydriasis, cycloplegia, and increased ocular tension.[Ref]
Endocrine side effects have included suppression of lactation.[Ref]
General side effects have included decreased sweating, drowsiness, weakness, dizziness, and insomnia.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Propantheline Bromide (propantheline)." Roxane Laboratories Inc, Columbus, OH.
Some side effects of Pro-Banthine 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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