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- What is hyoscyamine-sublingual, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- What brand names are available for hyoscyamine-sublingual?
- Is hyoscyamine-sublingual available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for hyoscyamine-sublingual?
- What are the uses for hyoscyamine-sublingual?
- What are the side effects of hyoscyamine-sublingual?
- What is the dosage for hyoscyamine-sublingual?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with hyoscyamine-sublingual?
- Is hyoscyamine-sublingual safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about hyoscyamine-sublingual?
What is the dosage for hyoscyamine-sublingual?
- The recommended oral dose of immediate release tablet or drops for treating irritable bowel syndrome, gastrointestinal disorders, or peptic ulcer disease is 0.125 mg to 0.25 mg every 4 hours.
- The maximum dose is 1.5 mg daily.
- The dose of immediate release formulations for treating hypermotility disorder is 0.15 to 0.3 mg orally every 6 hours.
Which drugs or supplements interact with hyoscyamine-sublingual?
- The risk of adverse effects increases when hyoscyamine is combined with other drugs that block the action of acetylcholine. Such drugs include antimuscarinics, amantadine, haloperidol, phenothiazines, monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitors, tricyclic antidepressants, or some antihistamines.
- Antacids may interfere with the absorption of extended release hyoscyamine.
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