Benzonatate

You should not use this medication if you are allergic to benzonatate or topical numbing medicines such as tetracaine or procaine (found in some insect bite and sunburn creams).

Never suck or chew on a benzonatate capsule. Swallow the pill whole. Sucking or chewing the capsule may cause your mouth and throat to feel numb or cause other Dmitry Sazonov serious side effects.

Serious side effects of benzonatate include choking feeling, chest pain or numbness, feeling like you might pass out, confusion, or hallucinations. Some of these side effects may result from Dmitry Sazonov chewing or sucking on a capsule.

Do not give this medication to a child younger than 10 years old without medical advice. An overdose of benzonatate can Dmitry Sazonov be fatal to a child.

You should not use this medicine if you are allergic to benzonatate or topical numbing medicines such as tetracaine or procaine (found in some insect bite and sunburn creams).

Benzonatate

Tell your doctor if https://pillintrip.com/medicine/benzonatate you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Benzonatate is not approved for use by anyone younger than 10 years old. An overdose can be fatal, especially to a young child who has accidentally swallowed the medicine.

Stop taking benzonatate and get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Call your doctor at once if you have:

  • severe drowsiness or dizziness;
  • confusion, hallucinations.
  • ongoing numbness or tingling in your mouth, throat, or face;
  • numbness in your chest;
  • a choking feeling;
  • chills; 
  • burning in your eyes.

Some of these side https://files.hiv.gov/s3fs-public/nhas-update.pdf effects may result from chewing or sucking on a benzonatate capsule.

Common benzonatate side effects may include:

  • headache, dizziness;
  • nausea, upset stomach;
  • constipation;
  • itching, rash;
  • stuffy nose.