Who shouldn't use hyoscyamine extended-release tablets?

People who are allergic to hyoscyamine should not use this medication. Certain health conditions can also prevent or affect the use of hyoscyamine, including glaucoma, enlarged prostate, intestinal blockage, kidney disease, ulcerative colitis, myasthenia gravis and toxic megacolon (neuromuscular disorder). Pregnancy can also affect the use of hyoscyamine. If you are pregnant or become pregnant, there may be a risk that this type of medication can affect the fetus. Talk to your doctor about the risk and benefits of hyoscyamine extended-release tablets use while you're pregnant or breastfeeding.

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