What are the side effects of belladonna and opium suppositories?

Possible side effects of belladonna and opium suppositories could include:

  • nausea and vomiting
  • dry mouth
  • constipation
  • increased heart rate
  • light sensitivity
  • drowsiness
  • blurred vision
  • headaches
  • weakness
  • dizziness
  • urination problems

Sexual side effects when using belladonna and opium suppositories include lowered libido, impotence or difficulty achieving orgasm. Tell your doctor immediately if you have any signs of allergic reaction including rash, swollen face or mouth or breathing problems.

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