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Propantheline/Food Interaction

This information is generalized and not intended as specific medical advice. Consult your healthcare professional before taking or discontinuing any drug, changing your diet or commencing any course of treatment.

Medical warning:

Most important. A change in your diet, medicine, or dosage is likely to be necessary. Promptly consult your doctor or pharmacist.

How the interaction occurs:

The cause of the interaction is not known.

What might happen:

A decrease in the beneficial effects of propantheline may occur.

What you should do about this interaction:

Take propantheline thirty minutes before food. Contact your healthcare professional (e.g., doctor or pharmacist) for more information.Your healthcare professionals may be aware of this interaction and may be monitoring you for it. Do not start, stop, or change your medicine or diet before checking with them first.

References:

1.Ekenved G, Magnusson A, Bodemar G, Walan A. Influence of food on the effect of propantheline and L-hyoscyamine on salivation. Scand J Gastroenterol 1977;12(8):963-6.

2.Gibaldi M, Grundhofer B. Biopharmaceutic influences on the anticholinergic effects of propantheline. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1975 Oct;18(4):457-61.

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CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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