Timepidium bromide


Generic Medicine Info
Indications and Dosage
Injection
Visceral spasms
Adult: 7.5 mg by IV/IM/SC.

Oral
Visceral spasms
Adult: 30 mg tid.
Contraindications
Glaucoma; dysuria due to prostatomegaly; severe cardiac disease; paralytic ileus.
Special Precautions
Prostatomegaly; hyperthyroidism; CHF; arrhythmias; idiopathic ulcerative colitis. Working in a hot environment. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. May turn urine red. Pregnancy and lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Photophobia, visual control disturbance, headache, vertigo, heaviness of head, sleepiness, GI effects, palpitations, hypersensitivity, dysuria and flushing.
Drug Interactions
Action enhanced by concomitant use of TCAs, phenothiazines, MAOIs and antihistamines.
Lab Interference
Metabolites of timepidium may turn urine red and may interfere with certain urinary tests.
Action
Description: Timepidium bromide is a quaternary ammonium antimuscarinic used for the symptomatic treatment of visceral spasms.
Storage
Store below 30°C. Protect from light.
MIMS Class
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