Faes Farma | Cantil (Medication)
Cantil/mepenzolate is used with other medications to treat peptic ulcers. It works by decreasing the release of acid in the stomach. Take mepenzolate at least 1 hour before taking antacids. Inform your doctor if your condition persists or worsens.
Take this medication by mouth, usually 4 times daily (with meals and at bedtime) or as directed by your doctor. Dosage is based on your medical condition and response to therapy….
Cantil: Side Effects
Dry mouth, decreased sweating, dizziness, drowsiness, blurred vision, widened pupils, nausea/vomiting, or constipation may occur.
Seek immediate medical attention if you experience any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction may include: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing….
You should not take this medication if you are allergic to mepenzolate, or if you have: problems with urination; a blockage in your intestines, paralytic ileus, severe ulcerative colitis, toxic megacolon; glaucoma; or
If you have any of these other conditions, you may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely take Cantil: diarrhea (especially if you have a colostomy or ileostomy); numbness or tingling in your hands or feet; liver or kidney disease; ulcerative colitis; overactive thyroid; congestive heart failure, a heart rhythm disorder, or coronary artery disease; high blood pressure (hypertension); hiatal hernia or acid reflux disease; an enlarged prostate; or asthma or any allergies.
During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor’s advice….