GENERIC NAME: ISOPROPAMIDE W/TRIFLUOPERAZINE - ORAL (eye-so-PRO-puh-mide WITH try-flew-oh-PAIR-uh-zeen)
USES: This medication is used in the treatment of stomach and digestive disorders such as spasms, ulcers, excessive acid.
HOW TO USE: Take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs, unless directed otherwise by your doctor. This medication must be taken as instructed. Do not take it more often than directed or continue taking this for longer than prescribed.
SIDE EFFECTS: May cause drowsiness, dizziness, or blurred vision. Use caution performing tasks that require alertness. Other side effects include stomach upset, loss of appetite, headache, drooling, discolored urine, dry mouth, sleep disturbances, or restlessness. These should subside as your body adjusts to the medication. Notify your doctor if you develop: chest pain, a rapid heart rate, severe constipation, difficulty breathing, aching muscles and joints, tremors, rash, involuntary movements (e.g., chewing, puckering, a twitching tongue). This medication can increase sensitivity to sunlight. It may also reduce sweating making you more susceptible to heat stroke. Avoid strenuous work or exercise in hot weather. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
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