Dosing InformationThere is only one standard dose of Anturol, regardless of your age or weight. As is always the case, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Anturol Dosage for more information.)
Side Effects of AnturolJust like any medicine, Anturol can cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses the drug will experience problems. Most people tolerate it quite well. If reactions do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Common side effects seen with Anturol include but are not limited to:
- Dry mouth
- Skin reactions at the application site.
(Click Anturol Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Drug InteractionsAnturol may react with a number of other medicines (see Anturol Drug Interactions).
Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderTalk with your healthcare provider prior to using this medication if you have:
- Liver disease, including liver failure, cirrhosis, or hepatitis
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Digestive problems, especially problems that cause a slowing of food through the digestive tract
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
- Myasthenia gravis
- Difficulty passing urine
- An enlarged prostate (also known as benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH)
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Anturol and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Anturol and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Anturol Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)