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Active ingredients: propantheline
What it is used for
This product accepted for registration as 'currently supplied' at the time of commencement of the Act. Indications were approved as specified in the letter of 7 April 1993 from Dr L. Hunt are as follows: As an adjunctive therapy in the treatment of peptic ulcer (gastric and duodenal), neurogenic bladder, urinary incontinence in patients with detrusor hyperactivity and hyperhidrosis.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Pale orange film-coated tablet.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on November 1, 2018. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.
This medicine contains the active ingredients:
If you are over 65 years of age, there may be specific risks and recommendations for use of this medicine. Please discuss your individual circumstances with your pharmacist, doctor or health professional. For more information read our page on medication safety for older people.
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient propantheline
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems
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Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating)
Hyperhidrosis is the condition of excessive sweating. Find out about the causes, symptoms and treatments, as well as self-care.
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