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Propantheline Side Effects

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on May 24, 2021.

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

Frequency not reported: Bloatedness, constipation, decreased salivary secretions, dry mouth/xerostomia, nausea, swallowing difficulty, vomiting[Ref]

Ocular

Frequency not reported: Accommodation loss, blurred vision, cycloplegia, increased intraocular pressure, increased ocular tension, light sensitivity, mydriasis, pupil dilation[Ref]

Dermatologic

Frequency not reported: Allergic dermatitis, anhidrosis/decreased sweating, dry skin, other dermal manifestations, ashes, urticaria[Ref]

Cardiovascular

Frequency not reported: arrhythmias, Bradycardia, flushing, heat stroke, palpitations, tachycardia[Ref]

Nervous system

Frequency not reported: Dizziness, drowsiness, headache, loss of taste[Ref]

Genitourinary

Frequency not reported: Impotence, suppressed lactation, urinary hesitancy, urinary retention[Ref]

Psychiatric

Frequency not reported: Insomnia, mental confusion, nervousness[Ref]

Respiratory

Frequency not reported: Difficulty in talking, reduced bronchial secretions[Ref]

Hypersensitivity

Frequency not reported: Anaphylaxis[Ref]

Metabolic

Frequency not reported: Thirst[Ref]

Other

Frequency not reported: Weakness[Ref]

References

1. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Australian Product Information." O 0

2. "Product Information. Propantheline Bromide (propantheline)." Roxane Laboratories Inc, Columbus, OH.

3. Cerner Multum, Inc. "UK Summary of Product Characteristics." O 0

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.