Belladonna and Opium Suppositories CII
Generic Name and Formulations:
Belladonna extract (powdered), opium (powdered); 16.2mg/30mg, 16.2mg/60mg.
Indications for Belladonna and Opium Suppositories:
Moderate to severe pain associated with ureteral spasms.
1 supp rectally once or twice daily; max 4 doses/day.
Glaucoma. Severe hepatic or renal disease. Asthma. Narcotic idiosyncrasies. Respiratory depression. Convulsive disorders. Acute alcoholism. Delirium tremens. Premature labor.
Idiosyncrasies to atropine and related drugs. Cardiac disease. Incipient glaucoma. GI or GU obstruction. Increased intracranial pressure. Toxic psychosis. Myxedema. Drug abusers. Elderly. Debilitated. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.
Antispasmodic + opioid.
CNS effects potentiated with alcohol, other CNS depressants, MAOIs, tricyclic antidepressants, anticholinergics. Potentiated by anticholinergics.
Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects (eg, dry mouth, urinary retention, dizziness, blurred vision, constipation), photophobia, tachycardia, GI upset, pruritus, urticaria.
Formerly known under the brand name B&O Supprettes 15A, B&O Supprettes 16A.
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