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. ...

Side Effect:

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

myasthenia gravis.

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. ...