Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before having scopolamine butylbromide.
If your condition does not improve or becomes worse, then call your doctor.
Driving or operating machinery is should be avoided, as it may cause drowsiness, dizziness or blurred vision.
Do NOT use scopolamine butylbromide if:
- You are allergic to any of the ingredients;
- You suffer from myasthenia gravis;
- You suffer from megacolon;
- You suffer from blockage of stomach or bowel;
- You suffer from an inactive or paralyzed bowel;
- You have tachycardia;
- You are a man who has an enlarged prostate with urinary retention;
- You suffer from an eye problem called angle- closure glaucoma;
- Are an elderly patient.
There is little evidence with regards to the use of scopolamine butylbromide injection during pregnancy or breast feeding, and so consult your doctor or health care professional before taking scopolamine butylbromide .
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. Do not exceed what they advise. Usual dose for adults is: depending on condition and severity 20-40 milligrams. Do not give this to a child under the age of 6.
Scopolamine butylbromide may interact with malaria medicine, antihistamines, antidepressants and antipsychotics, medicine for Parkinson’s and any other medicine for the treatment of stomach or bowel condition. Consult with your doctor about any medications you are taking, before your treatment with scopolamine butylbromide.