Bentyl Oral Capsule 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Bentyl: Oral capsule (10mg)

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Bentyl 10mg Cap
Actavis- US Brands formerly Aptalis Pharma, a wholly owned subsidiary of Forest, Formerly Axcan Pharma US, Inc.
Pill Identification: BENTYL 10 BENTYL 10 

What is this Medicine?

DICYCLOMINE (dye SYE kloe meen) is used to treat bowel problems including irritable bowel syndrome.

Similar Generic Drugs : Dicyclomine: Oral capsule (10mg)
CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Bentyl: Oral capsule(10mg)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Bentyl 10mg Capsule

NDC: 589140012
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Storage Information
Store below 86 degrees F
Bentyl 10mg Capsule
Drug Image file DrugItem_8532.JPG
Actavis- US Brands formerly Aptalis Pharma, a wholly owned subsidiary of Forest, Formerly Axcan Pharma US, Inc.
Pill Identification: BENTYL 10 BENTYL 10 
Shape: capsule
Color: blue

Reported Side Effects for Bentyl 10mg Capsule

Weakness Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
27.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
33.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
40.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Bentyl 10mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Bentyl 10mg Capsule(Dicyclomine Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and Dicyclomine Hydrochloride(Dicyclomine Hydrochloride)
You may need to limit Alcoholic Bevarages while taking Dicyclomine. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery if you have been drinking alcoholic beverages.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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