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1/18/12 9:19 P

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Hi Jazzmine. I've been on Bentyl for over a year now. I started with the 10mg one and now I'm on the 20mg. I rarely experience blurred vision. I never had any dizziness. I've found taking Bentyl has helped me a great with treating my IBS. Good luck!

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1/18/12 8:55 P

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I was prescribed it but only took it for a short time I didn't like it.

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1/17/12 10:26 P

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To Jazzmine, I have used Bentyl and it will make you drowsy. I use Levsin, which is similar, but only for short times when I need it. I take 2 other prescriptions that warn of "drowsiness" so you know I do not use it everyday. One is for blood pressure( a must) and the other an anti-depressant which shouldn't be stopped abruptly, so you know where I stand on the anti-spasmotic. Only when I really feel cramps coming on and am too anxious. Good luck. Phyllis

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1/17/12 7:36 P

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Has anyone tried prescription Bentyl or the generic equivalent? My Dr. prescribed this for me, but I have put off trying it do to the possible side effects! Blurred vision, dizziness...

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