You may not be able to take belladonna, or you may require a lower dose or special monitoring during treatment if you have any of the conditions listed above. It is not known whether belladonna will harm an unborn baby. Do not take this medication without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant.
It is not known belladonna passes into breast milk. Do not take this medication without first talking to your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby. How should I take belladonna Belladonna Tincture?
Take belladonna exactly as directed by your doctor. If you do not understand these directions, ask your pharmacist, nurse, or doctor to explain them to you. Take each dose with a full glass of water. To ensure that you get a correct dose, measure the liquid form of belladonna with a special dose-measuring spoon or cup, not with a regular tablespoon. If you do not have a dose-measuring device, ask your pharmacist where you can get one.
Store belladonna at room temperature away from moisture and heat. What happens if I miss a dose Belladonna Tincture? Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take only the next regularly scheduled dose.
Do not take a double dose of this medication. What happens if I overdose Belladonna Tincture? Seek emergency medical attention. Symptoms of a belladonna overdose include headache; nausea; vomiting; dry mouth; difficulty swallowing; blurred vision; dilated pupils; hot, dry skin; dizziness; drowsiness; confusion; anxiety ; seizures; weak pulse; and an irregular heartbeat. What should I avoid while taking belladonna Belladonna Tincture?
Use caution when driving, operating machinery, or performing other hazardous activities. Belladonna may cause dizziness, drowsiness, or blurred vision. If you experience dizziness, drowsiness or blurred vision, avoid these activities. Alcohol may increase drowsiness and dizziness while you are taking belladonna. Avoid becoming overheated in hot weather. Belladonna increases the risk of heat stroke because it causes decreased sweating.
What other drugs will affect belladonna Belladonna Tincture? Many other drugs may increase the side effects of belladonna. Before taking this medication, tell your doctor if you are taking any of the following medicines: