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Last review on RxList 3 / 82019 Levbid extend Release is one of the principal anticholinergic / antispasmodic components of belladonna alkaloids used to treat many different stomach and intestinal disorders, including peptic ulcer and irritable bowel syndrome. Levbid extend Release is also used to control muscle spasms in the bladder, kidneys, or digestive tract, to reduce stomach acid, to reduce tremors and rigid muscles in people with symptoms of Parkinson's disease, and is also used as a drying agent to control excessive salivation, runny nose, or excessive sweating. Common side effects of Levbid extend Release include: dizziness, drowsiness, feeling nervous, blurred vision, headache, sleep problems, nausea, vomiting, bloating, heartburn, constipation, changes in taste, problems with urination, decreased sweating, dry mouth, impotence, loss of interest in sex, or trouble having orgasm. The dose of Levbid for adults and pediatric patients 12 years and older is 1 to 2 Tablets every 12 hours. Do not exceed 4 Tablets in 24 hours. Levbid may interact with amantadine, haloperidol, MAO inhibitors, phenothiazines, or antidepressants. Tell your doctor all the medications and supplements you use. During pregnancy, Levbid should only be used when prescribe. It may be harmful to the fetus. This drug can pass into breast milk and may harm nursing baby. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding. Our Levbid side Effects Drug Center provides a comprehensive view of available drug information on potential side effects when taking this medication. This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1 - 800 - FDA - 1088. Get emergency medical help if you have signs of allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Stop using hyoscyamine and call your doctor at once if you have: anxiety, confusion, hallucinations, unusual thoughts or behavior; weakness, memory problems; slurred speech; problems with balance or muscle movement; diarrhea; or pounding heartbeats or fluttering in your chest. Dizziness, drowsiness, feeling weak or tire; decreased sweating, decreased urination; blurred vision; rash; dry mouth, decreased sense of taste; stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, bloating; diarrhea, constipation; headache; sleep problems; or impotence, loss of interest in sex, or trouble having orgasm. This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1 - 800 - FDA - 1088. Read the entire detailed patient monograph for Levbid extend Release

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Levsin and Levbid extend Release are principal anticholinergic / antispasmodic components of belladonna alkaloids used to treat different stomach and intestinal disorders, including peptic ulcer and irritable bowel syndrome. Levsin and Levbid are also used to control muscle spasms in the bladder, kidneys, or digestive tract, and to reduce stomach acid. Levsin and Levbid are also used to reduce tremors and rigid muscles in people with symptoms of Parkinson's disease, and are also used as drying agents to control excessive salivation, runny nose, or excessive sweating. Side effects of Levsin and Levbid that are similar include dizziness, drowsiness, nervousness, blurred vision, dry mouth, headache, trouble sleeping, constipation, nausea, vomiting, bloating, heartburn, changes in taste, problems with urination, impotence, loss of interest in sex, trouble having orgasm, or decreased sweating. Side effects of Levsin that are different from Levbid include flushing or dry skin. Both Levsin and Levbid may interact with alcohol, amantadine, haloperidol, MAO inhibitors, phenothiazines, or antidepressants. Dizziness, drowsiness, nervousness, blur vision, dry mouth, vision problems, headache, trouble sleeping, constipation, nausea, vomiting, bloating, heartburn, changes in taste, problems with urination, impotence, loss of interest in sex, trouble having orgasm, flushing, dry skin, and decrease sweating. Tell your doctor if you experience unlikely but serious side effects of Levsin, including: mental / mood changes, fast / irregular heartbeat, loss of coordination, or slur speech. Dizziness, drowsiness, feeling nervous, blurred vision, headache, sleep problems, nausea, vomiting, bloating, heartburn, constipation, changes in taste, problems with urination, decrease sweating, dry mouth, impotence, loss of interest in sex, or trouble having orgasm. What is Levsin? Levsin is one of the principal anticholinergic / antispasmodic components of belladonna alkaloids used to treat different stomach and intestinal disorders, including peptic ulcer and irritable bowel syndrome. Levsin is also used to control muscle spasms in the bladder, kidneys, or digestive tract, and to reduce stomach acid. Levsin is sometimes used to reduce tremors and rigid muscles in people with symptoms of Parkinson's disease, and is also used as a drying agent to control excessive salivation, runny nose, or excessive sweating. Levsin is available in generic form. What Is Levbid? Levbid extend Release is one of the principal anticholinergic / antispasmodic components of belladonna alkaloids used to treat many different stomach and intestinal disorders, including peptic ulcer and irritable bowel syndrome. Levbid extend Release is also used to control muscle spasms in the bladder, kidneys, or digestive tract, to reduce stomach acid, to reduce tremors and rigid muscles in people with symptoms of Parkinson's disease, and is also used as a drying agent to control excessive salivation, runny nose, or excessive sweating. Levsin may interact with amantadine, haloperidol, MAO inhibitors, phenothiazines, or antidepressants. Tell your doctor all the medications you use. Levsin should be used only when prescribed during pregnancy. This drug pass into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding. Levbid may interact with amantadine, haloperidol, MAO inhibitors, phenothiazines, or antidepressants. Tell your doctor all the medications and supplements you use. During pregnancy, Levbid should only be used when prescribe. It may be harmful to the fetus.

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Warnings

In the presence of high environmental temperature,s heat prostration can occur with drug use. Diarrhea may be an early symptom of incomplete intestinal obstruction, especially in patients with ileostomy or colostomy. In this instance, treatment with this drug would be inappropriate and possibly harmful. Like other anticholinergic agents, Levbid may produce drowsiness, dizziness or blurred vision. In this event, patients should be warned not to engage in activities requiring mental alertness such as operating motor vehicles or other machinery or to perform hazardous work while taking this drug. Psychosis has been reported in sensitive individuals given anticholinergic drugs including hyoscyamine sulfate. Cns signs and symptoms include confusion, disorientation, short term memory loss, hallucinations, dysarthria, ataxia, euphoria, anxiety, fatigue, insomnia, agitation and mannerisms, and inappropriate affect. These CNS signs and symptoms usually resolve within 12 to 48 hours after discontinuation of the drug.

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Pharmacology

Also available as:

LevsinDosage StrengthPackage SizeNDC
Tablets0.125 mg10068220-112-10
Tablets0.125 mg50068220-112-50
Sub-lingual Tablets0.125 mg10068220-113-10
Sub-lingual Tablets0.125 mg50068220-113-50
Elixir0.125 mg/5 mLPint0091-4532-16
Drops0.125 mg/mL15mL0091-4538-15
Injection0.5 mg/mLBox of 5-1 mL0091-1536-05
Levsinex timecaps0.375 mg1000091-3537-01
Levsinex timecaps0.375 mg5000091-3537-05
Levbid extended-release tablets0.375 mg10068220-115-10
Levbid extended-release tablets0.375 mg50068220-115-50

In the presence of high environmental temperature,s heat prostration can occur with drug use. Diarrhea may be an early symptom of incomplete intestinal obstruction, especially in patients with ileostomy or colostomy. In this instance, treatment with this drug would be inappropriate and possibly harmful. Like other anticholinergic agents, Levbid may produce drowsiness, dizziness or blurred vision. In this event, patients should be warned not to engage in activities requiring mental alertness such as operating motor vehicles or other machinery or to perform hazardous work while taking this drug. Psychosis has been reported in sensitive individuals given anticholinergic drugs including hyoscyamine sulfate. Cns signs and symptoms include confusion, disorientation, short term memory loss, hallucinations, dysarthria, ataxia, euphoria, anxiety, fatigue, insomnia, agitation and mannerisms, and inappropriate affect. These CNS signs and symptoms usually resolve within 12 to 48 hours after discontinuation of the drug.

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About Drugs A-Z

A total of 200 drugs are known to interact with Levbid. 4 major drug interactions, 176 moderate drug interactions and 20 minor drug interactions show all medications in the database that may interact with Levbid. Type in the drug name to check for interactions with Levbid. View interaction reports for Levbid and medicines list below. There are 19 disease interactions with Levbid which include: always consult your healthcare provider to ensure information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances. Avoid taking antacids at the same time as you take hyoscyamine. Antacids can make it harder for your body to absorb hyoscyamine. If you use antacid, take it after you have taken hyoscyamine and eaten meal. Avoid becoming overheated or dehydrated during exercise and in hot weather. Hyoscyamine can decrease sweating and you may be more prone to heat stroke. Avoid driving or hazardous activity until you know how this medicine will affect you. Your reactions could be impair.

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DESCRIPTION

Also available as:

LevsinDosage StrengthPackage SizeNDC
Tablets0.125 mg10068220-112-10
Tablets0.125 mg50068220-112-50
Sub-lingual Tablets0.125 mg10068220-113-10
Sub-lingual Tablets0.125 mg50068220-113-50
Elixir0.125 mg/5 mLPint0091-4532-16
Drops0.125 mg/mL15mL0091-4538-15
Injection0.5 mg/mLBox of 5-1 mL0091-1536-05
Levsinex timecaps0.375 mg1000091-3537-01
Levsinex timecaps0.375 mg5000091-3537-05
Levbid extended-release tablets0.375 mg10068220-115-10
Levbid extended-release tablets0.375 mg50068220-115-50

Levbid extend - release tablets contain 0. 375 mg of hyoscyamine sulfate in formulation design for oral bid dosage. Hyoscyamine sulfate is one of the principal anticholinergic / antispasmodic components of belladonna alkaloids. The empirical formula is 2 H 2 SO 4 2H 2 O and the molecular weight is 712. 85. Chemically, it is benzeneacetic acid, -, 8 - methyl - 8azabicyclo oct - 3yl ester, -, sulfate, dihydrate with the following structure: each Levbid extend - release tablet also contains as inactive ingredients: calcium phosphate dibasic, ethylcellulose, lactose monohydrate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose and stearic acid.

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INDICATIONS

Levbid is effective as adjunctive therapy in treatment of peptic ulcer.S It can also be used to control gastric secretion, visceral spasm and hypermotility in spastic colitis, spastic bladder, cystitis, pylorospasm, and associated abdominal cramps. May be used in functional intestinal disorders to reduce symptoms such as those seen in mild dysenteries, diverticulitis, and acute enterocolitis. For use as adjunctive therapy in treatment of irritable bowel syndrome and functional gastrointestinal disorders. Also used as adjunctive therapy in treatment of neurogenic bladder and neurogenic bowel disturbances. Levbid is indicated along with morphine or other narcotics in symptomatic relief of biliary and renal colic; as a drying agent in relief of symptoms of acute rhinitis; in therapy of parkinsonism to reduce rigidity and tremors and to control associated sialorrhea and hyperhidrosis. May be used in therapy of poisoning by anticholinesterase agents.


HOW SUPPLIED

Levbid extend - release Tablets are white, capsule - shaped tablets. They are cod AP on one side and 115 on the other. Store at a controlled room temperature of 20 - 25C; excursions permitted to15 - 30C. Please refer to current USP. Dispense in tight, light - resistant containers as defined in USP / NF with child - resistant closure. Levsin Dosage Strength Package Size NDC Tablets 0. 125mg 100 68220 - 112 - 10 Tablets 0. 125mg 500 68220 - 112 - 50 Sub - lingual Tablets 0. 125mg 100 68220 - 113 - 10 Sub - lingual Tablets 0. 125mg 500 68220 - 113 - 50 Elixir 0. 125mg / 5 mL Pint 0091 - 4532 - 16 Drops 0. 125mg / mL 15mL 0091 - 4538 - 15 Injection 0. 5mg / mL Box of 5 - 1mL 0091 - 1536 - 05 Levsinex timecaps 0. 375mg 100 0091 - 3537 - 01 Levsinex timecaps 0. 375mg 500 0091 - 3537 - 05 Levbid extend - 0. 375mg 100 68220 - 115 - 10 release Tablets 0. 375mg 500 68220 - 115 - 50 manufactured by Alaven Pharmaceutical LLC, Marietta, GA 30067. Address medical inquiries to: Alaven Pharmaceutical LLC, 2260 Northwest Parkway, Suite Marietta, GA 30067 or call toll free 1 - 888 - 317 - 0001.

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HOW SUPPLIED

Also available as:

LevsinDosage StrengthPackage SizeNDC
Tablets0.125 mg10068220-112-10
Tablets0.125 mg50068220-112-50
Sub-lingual Tablets0.125 mg10068220-113-10
Sub-lingual Tablets0.125 mg50068220-113-50
Elixir0.125 mg/5 mLPint0091-4532-16
Drops0.125 mg/mL15mL0091-4538-15
Injection0.5 mg/mLBox of 5-1 mL0091-1536-05
Levsinex timecaps0.375 mg1000091-3537-01
Levsinex timecaps0.375 mg5000091-3537-05
Levbid extended-release tablets0.375 mg10068220-115-10
Levbid extended-release tablets0.375 mg50068220-115-50

Signs and symptoms of overdose are headache, nausea, vomiting, blurred vision, dilated pupils, hot dry skin, dizziness, dryness of mouth, difficulty in swallowing, and CNS stimulation. Measures to be taken are immediate lavage of the stomach and injection of physostigmine 0. 5 to 2 mg intravenously and repeat as necessary up to a total of 5 mg. Fever may be treated symptomatically. Excitement to a degree which demands attention may be managed with sodium thiopental 2% solution given slowly intravenously or chloral hydrate by rectal infusion. In the event of progression of curare - like effect to paralysis of respiratory muscles, artificial respiration should be instituted and maintained until effective respiratory action returns. In rats, LD 50 for hyoscyamine is 375 mg / kg.

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