Bethanechol

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What Are The Uses Of Bethanechol?

Bethanechol, a parasympathomimetic, is used in the treatment of following conditions:

  • Urinary retention.
  • Urinary problems a raised due to diabetic neuropathy of bladder or side effects of antidepressants
  • Lack of muscular tone in gastro intestine

What Are The Side Effects Of Bethanechol?

Some of the common side effects of Bethanechol are:

  • Dizziness / nausea / vomiting
  • Drowsiness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Lightheadedness/headache
  • Abdominal cramps/pain
  • Watery eyes
  • Flushing (or) warmth in face

Some rare, but severe side effects such as the following may also be observed:

  • Fainting
  • Fast heart beat
  • Shortness of breath
  • Wheezing
  • Tightness of chest

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Bethanechol?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards the drug Bethanecholor any other allergies.
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Bronchial asthma
  • Hypotension
  • Coronary artery disease (CAD)
  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinsonism
  • Vasomotor instability
  • Pregnancy, breast feeding

What Are The Uses Of Bethanechol?

Bethanechol, a parasympathomimetic, is used in the treatment of following conditions:

  • Urinary retention.
  • Urinary problems a raised due to diabetic neuropathy of bladder or side effects of antidepressants
  • Lack of muscular tone in gastro intestine

What Are The Side Effects Of Bethanechol?

Some of the common side effects of Bethanechol are:

  • Dizziness / nausea / vomiting
  • Drowsiness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Lightheadedness/headache
  • Abdominal cramps/pain
  • Watery eyes
  • Flushing (or) warmth in face

Some rare, but severe side effects such as the following may also be observed:

  • Fainting
  • Fast heart beat
  • Shortness of breath
  • Wheezing
  • Tightness of chest

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Bethanechol?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards the drug Bethanecholor any other allergies.
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Bronchial asthma
  • Hypotension
  • Coronary artery disease (CAD)
  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinsonism
  • Vasomotor instability
  • Pregnancy, breast feeding