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When should I see my doctor about problems taking pilocarpine?

If you have side effects after taking pilocarpine tablets that do not go away, such as chills, coughing and diarrhea, you should call your doctor. You should call your doctor immediately if you have any of the following symptoms:
  • dizziness
  • vomiting
  • sweating
  • muscle tremors
  • stomach pain
  • watery mouth
  • trouble breathing
  • weakness
  • nausea

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