• Hyperacidity, GERD, and ulcers

Pamine Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Methscopolamine bromide 2.5mg; tabs; lactose-free.

Pharmacological Class


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How Supplied

Tabs—100; Forte—60 (5x12 blisters)


Pamine Indications


Adjunctive therapy in peptic ulcer.

Pamine Dosage and Administration


Initially 2.5mg 30min before meals and 2.5–5mg at bedtime; may increase as tolerated. Severe symptoms: may start at 5mg 30min before meals and at bedtime.


Not established.

Pamine Contraindications


Glaucoma. Obstructive uropathy (eg, bladder neck obstruction due to prostatic hypertrophy). GI obstruction (eg, pyloroduodenal stenosis). Paralytic ileus. Intestinal atony in elderly or debilitated. Unstable cardiovascular status in acute hemorrhage. Severe ulcerative colitis. Toxic megacolon complicating ulcerative colitis. Myasthenia gravis.

Pamine Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Pamine Warnings/Precautions


Ileostomy or colostomy. Autonomic neuropathy. Hepatic or renal disease. Ulcerative colitis. Hyperthyroidism. Coronary heart disease. CHF. Tachyrhythmia. Tachycardia. Hypertension. Prostatic hypertrophy. Large doses may suppress intestinal motility or aggravate toxic megacolon. Follow-up with upper GI contrast radiology or endoscopy during treatment. Obtain stool tests, hemoglobin, and hematocrit to rule out ulcer bleeding. High environmental temperature. Elderly. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Pamine Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Pamine Interactions


Additive anticholinergic effects with concomitant antipsychotics, tricyclic antidepressants, and other anticholinergic drugs. Concomitant antacids may interfere with absorption.

Pamine Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Tachycardia, palpitation, anaphylaxis, headache, nervousness, drowsiness, dizziness, blurred vision, pupil dilation, loss of taste, urinary hesitancy/retention, nausea, vomiting, constipation, decreased sweating, urticaria, xerostomia, weakness, insomnia, impotence, lactation suppression.

Pamine Clinical Trials

See Literature

Pamine Note

Not Applicable

Pamine Patient Counseling

See Literature