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camphorated opium tincture-oral

GENERIC NAME: CAMPHORATED OPIUM TINCTURE - ORAL (KAM-for-ate-ed OH-pee-um TINK-chure)

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USES: This medication is used to relieve diarrhea.

HOW TO USE: Take this medication as prescribed. Do not increase your dose or take it more often than prescribed. May be habit-forming. Shake liquid preparations well before using. If diarrhea is not relieved in a few days, notify your doctor. Do not take other medication without first discussing it with your doctor. Avoid the use of alcohol or other sedating type medications to avoid excessive drowsiness.

SIDE EFFECTS: Increased, difficult, or painful urination, unusual weakness, drowsiness, dizziness, nervousness or restlessness may occur as your body adjusts to the medication. If these symptoms persist or worsen, contact your doctor. Inform your doctor if you experience: stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, trouble breathing, skin rash, hives, itching. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.




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