Who should not take Chlordiazepoxide-Clidinium?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

  • overactive thyroid gland
  • myasthenia gravis
  • a skeletal muscle disorder
  • closed angle glaucoma
  • high blood pressure
  • coronary artery disease
  • chronic heart failure
  • chronic lung disease
  • a change in saliva secretion
  • achalasia of esophagus
  • a condition that makes swallowing difficult
  • reflux esophagitis
  • or inflammation of the esophagus from backflow of stomach acid
  • a stomach ulcer
  • a narrowing of the opening between the stomach and the small intestine
  • hiatal hernia
  • ulcerative colitis
  • an inflammatory condition of the intestines
  • severe ulcerative colitis
  • toxic megacolon
  • paralysis of the intestines
  • blockage of the stomach or intestine
  • atony of colon
  • liver problems
  • kidney disease with reduction in kidney function
  • blockage of the urinary bladder
  • a blockage in the urinary tract
  • enlarged prostate
  • Down syndrome
  • drowsiness
  • an inability to completely empty the bladder
  • toxin from microorganisms causing diarrhea
  • shock caused by significant blood loss
  • Dysreflexia
  • an abnormally fast heartbeat
  • porphyria
  • psychotic disorder
  • suicidal thoughts
  • alcohol intoxication
  • drug abuse
  • depression
  • worsening of debilitating chronic lung disease called COPD
  • sleep apnea
  • a condition where the body is unable to maintain adequate blood flow called shock
  • pregnancy

Allergies:

  • Benzodiazepines
  • Anticholinergics - Quaternary

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