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    Oxyphenonium

    Information about Oxyphenonium

    Oxyphenonium uses

    Oxyphenonium is used in the treatment of pain due to smooth muscle spasm
    It is used in pain due to intestinal and stomach ulcers.

    How oxyphenonium works

    Oxyphenonium action is achieved via a dual mechanism: (1) a specific anticholinergic effect (antimuscarinic) at the acetylcholine-receptor sites and (2) a direct effect upon smooth muscle (musculotropic).

    Common side effects of oxyphenonium

    Dry mouth, Excessive thirst, Arrhythmia, Reduced bronchial secretions, Increased heart rate, Palpitations, Dry skin, Photophobia, Loss of accommodation, Slow heart rate, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Dilatation of pupil, Difficulty in urination, Constipation

    Available Medicine for Oxyphenonium

    • ₹29
      Novartis India Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Content on this page was last updated on 07 October, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)