Bentyl

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Other names: Dicyclomine, Merbentyl
Method of use: Injection, Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode: Rx
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Bentyl for IBS
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Does Bentyl cause Sleepy ?

#7 in Bentyl discussions - 168 posts discuss Sleepy with Bentyl. Sleepy is #7 concern in Bentyl discussions.
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the 3 Bentyl a day works ok, makes me sleepy though. Oh and...
" ...this horrible cramping. I am already on 20mgs of Bentyl twice a day. He gave me two options, increase my Bentyl intake to 3x's a ...So the 3 Bentyl a day works ok, makes me sleepy though. Oh... "

that. It does stop cramping, but it can make me sleepy/dizzy...
" ...mean about Imodium! I use 1/4-1/2 tsp tops! That helps AFTER all ...have a few Bentyl, but I don't like to take much of that. It does stop cramping, but it can make me sleepy/dizzy. This stuff... "

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constipated me.....sometimes I take Citurcel and that helps...
" ...librax and bentyl constipated me.....sometimes I take Citurcel and that helps. Someone here... "

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bentyl for C. It worked wonders for the 1st 3 months then I...
" ...bentyl for C. It worked wonders for the 1st 3 months then I started ...dry mouth, sleepy and disoriented.... "

on Bentyl for about a year and still use it periodically....
" I was on Bentyl for about a year and still use it periodically. ...it always does make me VERY sle... "

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colitis and aschemic colitis, been on bentyl for about 1 yr...
" ...colitis and aschemic colitis, been on bentyl for about 1 yr three ...but makes me really sleepy and dizzy but i'd... "

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I have taken Bentyl for pain and cramps. I can only take...
" Yes, I have taken Bentyl for pain and cramps. I can only take ...as it makes me very sleepy but it did help. Eve... "

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But with me. the Bentyl made me VERY sleepy. taking it...
" ...I know. my doctor has upped my bentyl up to 20mg. just ...update. But with me. the Bentyl made me VERY sleepy. taking it for awhile your body gets use to the sleepy part. after maybe 3 weeks... "

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lean more towards C. I take Bentyl when I have pain from an...
" ...IBS-A but lean more towards C. I take Bentyl when I have ...for being a little sleepy. I even have a rapid heart rate and it... "

prescribed Bentyl for IBS. a plus is it makes you sleepy...
" ...was prescribed Bentyl for IBS. a plus is it makes you sleepy and relaxed all over.... "

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