Narcotic analgesics:

Indications for Belladonna and Opium Suppositories:

Moderate to severe pain associated with ureteral spasms.

Adult Dosage:

1 supp rectally once or twice daily; max 4 doses/day.

Children Dosage:

Not recommended.

Belladonna and Opium Suppositories Contraindications:

Glaucoma. Severe hepatic or renal disease. Asthma. Narcotic idiosyncrasies. Respiratory depression. Convulsive disorders. Acute alcoholism. Delirium tremens. Premature labor.

Belladonna and Opium Suppositories Warnings/Precautions:

Idiosyncrasies to atropine and related drugs. Cardiac disease. Incipient glaucoma. GI or GU obstruction. Increased intracranial pressure. Toxic psychosis. Myxedema. Drug abusers. Elderly. Debilitated. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Belladonna and Opium Suppositories Classification:

Antispasmodic + opioid.

Belladonna and Opium Suppositories Interactions:

CNS effects potentiated with alcohol, other CNS depressants, MAOIs, tricyclic antidepressants, anticholinergics. Potentiated by anticholinergics.

Adverse Reactions:

Drowsiness, anticholinergic effects (eg, dry mouth, urinary retention, dizziness, blurred vision, constipation), photophobia, tachycardia, GI upset, pruritus, urticaria.

Note:

Formerly known under the brand name B&O Supprettes 15A, B&O Supprettes 16A.

How Supplied:

Supps—12