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. ...
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. ...