Dicyclomine

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Other names: Bentyl, Merbentyl
Method of use: Injection, Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode: Rx
dicycloverine, is an anticholinergic that blocks muscarinic acetylcholine receptor. Dicycloverine was first synthesized in the United...
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Dicyclomine for IBS
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Does Dicyclomine cause Weight Gain ?

#11 in Dicyclomine discussions - 27 posts discuss Weight Gain with Dicyclomine. Weight Gain is #11 concern in Dicyclomine discussions.
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may .... ive just noticed in this past week weight gain...
" Ive been on lialda and dicyclomine since may .... ive just noticed in this past week weight gain ... and yes it is ...what that means ? Is lialda something ur on forever? Haven't seen my gi... "

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for IBS for just about a year now. It really does help...
" ...Weight Gain I started taking amitriptylene and dicyclamine for IBS for just about a year now. It really does help with the IBS, however I have also gained about forty to fifty pounds in that... "

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it made my ibs worse [i have constipation/stomache pains]....
" ...be on dicyclomine and it made my ibs worse [i have constipation/stomache pains]. doctor ...stomache pain, i've gained 30 ... "

and I have a lot of extra weight. Doctor recommended me to...
" ...extra weight. Doctor recommended me to use Metoformin because it should decrease appetite and lessens the absorption of sugar from the food, but it has some side effects that I have to deal with... "

for the cramping/diarrhea. It's helped somewhat....
" ...it's related to the lupus. I had a colonoscopy recently which showed nothing, so I was diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome (again), and he put me on dicyclomine for the... "

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I currently take 4-20 mg of Dicyclomine (Bentyl) a day....
" ...I currently take 4-20 mg of Dicyclomine (Bentyl) a day. I still ...the narrow stools' I am 6'2\" tall and way 220 lbs.I am thinking about increasing my dosage for a few days to see it... "

Finally treated him with dicyclomine, which is anti-...
" ...hardly anything and lost over 20 lbs. Meanwhile Dr.s did all ...all normal. Finally treated him with dicyclomine, which is anti- spasmodic. ...used align, and the dicyclomine. It took several... "

Would you describe your weight gain as a feeling...
" ...Cyclopam & Weight ...you describe your weight... "

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prednisone. I was on dicyclomine and this basically tries...
" ...had UC for a couple ...it. Flaring is horrible and prednisone is usually the ...as possible. You can easily gain weight while you are on prednisone. I was on dicyclomine and this basically... "

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on a new med starting yesterday, dicyclomine I think and we...
" ...a new med starting yesterday, dicyclomine I think and we ...the point that it takes four to six Ibuprofen every four hours to ...will acknowledge that I usually gain five to ten pounds in a w... "

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