Note: This document contains side effect information about atropine / difenoxin. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Motofen.
Applies to atropine/difenoxin: oral tablet
Along with its needed effects, atropine/difenoxin may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.
Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking atropine / difenoxin:
Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur while taking atropine / difenoxin:
Some side effects of atropine / difenoxin may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:
Less common or rare
After you stop using this medicine, it may still produce some side effects that need attention. During this period of time, check with your doctor immediately if you notice the following side effects:
Applies to atropine / difenoxin: oral tablet
Common (1% to 10%): Vomiting, dry mouth, epigastric distress
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Constipation
Common (1% to 10%): Dizziness and light-headedness, drowsiness, headache
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Tiredness, nervousness, insomnia, confusion
Frequency not reported: Burning eyes, blurred vision
Medically reviewed by BestRx Medical Team Last updated on 1/1/2020.
Source: Drugs.com Motofen