Oxyphenonium is used in the treatment of pain due to smooth muscle spasm.
How it 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
Increased sensitivity to light, Abnormal heart rhythm, Blurred vision, Confusion, Constipation, Dizziness, Dry mouth, Difficulty in swallowing, Inability to empty the urinary bladder, Nausea, Tachycardia, Bradycardia, Vomiting
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