Review: Bentyl and Pepcid drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Bentyl and Pepcid. It is created by eHealthMe based on 228 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Bentyl (latest outcomes from 3,635 users) has active ingredients of dicyclomine hydrochloride. It is often used in irritable bowel syndrome.
Pepcid (latest outcomes from 22,805 users) has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 228 people who reported to have interactions when taking Bentyl, Pepcid are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Bentyl (dicyclomine hydrochloride)
- Pepcid (famotidine)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Bentyl, Pepcid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||123|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||114|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||65|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||58|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Bentyl, Pepcid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Cholecystitis Chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)||2|
|Numbness In Hands Or Feet||1|
|Hallucination, Visual (seeing things that aren't there)||1|
|Skin Plaque (red, scaly patches to appear on the skin)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Premenstrual syndrome
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Bentyl (dicyclomine hydrochloride) is often used to treat irritable bowel syndrome. Pepcid (famotidine) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Bentyl is used in:
- Pepcid is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Bentyl alternatives:
- Pepcid alternatives:
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I just had a total hip replacement and am on a special medication program for the first 10 days. I would like to know if there is any interaction or adverse reactions from the combination of these medications that I should be aware of.
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