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Precautions and Warnings With Dicyclomine

Who Should Not Take Dicyclomine?

This medication should not be given to infants less than six months old. Other people who should not take dicyclomine include those who:
  • Are allergic to dicyclomine hydrochloride, Bentyl, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
  • Have difficulty passing urine due to an obstruction (such as with an enlarged prostate).
  • Have a blockage of the digestive tract (gastrointestinal obstruction).
  • Have unstable cardiovascular function due to severe bleeding.
  • Are breastfeeding.

Final Thoughts on Precautions and Warnings With Dicyclomine

There are a number of situations in which dicyclomine should not be taken, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before taking the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific precautions and warnings with dicyclomine that may apply to you.

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