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MYTELASE, brand of ambenonium chloride, is [Oxalylbis (iminoethylene)] bis[(ochlorobenzyl) diethylammonium] dichloride, a white crystalline powder, soluble in water to 20 percent (w/v).
What are the possible side effects of ambenonium (Mytelase Chloride)?
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
- severe diarrhea;
- muscle twitching; or
- cough with sputum (mucus).
Less serious side effects may include:
- sweating or urinating more than usual;
- drooling, watery eyes;
- warmth or tingly feeling;
- nausea, vomiting, stomach pain;
What are the precautions when taking ambenoium chloride (Mytelase)?
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/7/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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