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What if I miss a dose of dicyclomine (Bentyl)?

If you miss a dose of dicyclomine (Bentyl), take it as soon as you remember unless it is nearly time for the next dose. Do not double up the dosage, since this could be dangerous and cause side effects. It is important to tell your doctor if you are not taking your medication on schedule. If you keep missing or forgetting to take your medication, your condition might get worse.

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