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Digex NF

Generic name: hyoscyamine and phenyltoloxamine [HYE-oh-SYE-a-meen-and-FEEN-il-toe-LOX-a-meen]

Drug class: anticholinergics and antispasmodics

What is Digex NF?

Digex (NF) is a mixture medicine that can be used to combat the symptoms of indigestion (strange stomach gas, bloating, stomach upset) as well as to lessen acidity in the stomach. Digex NF can be used for other purposes that are not covered in this guideline.

Side effects of Digex NF

Contact a medical professional immediately. Get medical attention immediately if you notice symptoms or warning signs of an allergic response, such as hives, difficulty breathing, or swelling of your lips, face, and tongue.

Digex NF could cause severe adverse effects. Stop taking Digex NF and contact your doctor immediately in case you suffer from:

  • Beats of your heart or the sound of fluttering your chest
  • Extreme stomach cramps, or constipation;
  • Minimal or no urination
  • Confusion, memory issues, and slurred speech.
  • Diarrhea; or
  • Difficulties with balance or movements.

The effects of side effects like dry mouth, constipation, dry mouth, and confusion are more prevalent in older adults.

Common negative side effects of digex it could be:

  • Dizziness, drowsiness;
  • Constipation;
  • Reduced sweating reduced sweating, less urination
  • Dry mouth;
  • Blurred vision or
  • Impermanence, a lack of interest in sexual activity, or having trouble with an orgasm.

This is not a comprehensive list of possible side effects, and other effects may also be present. Contact your physician if experiencing symptoms. Additionally, the FDA offers reporting options at 1-800-FDA-1088.


It is not recommended to use Digex NF if you suffer from serious ulcerative colitis or cannot urinate.

Before taking Digex NF, you should inform your doctor if you suffer from asthma, glaucoma, heart disease, high blood pressure, coronary artery disease, or a thyroid condition.

Before you take this drug

It is not recommended to use this medication if you're intolerant to the chemical hyoscyamine or phenyltoloxamine when:

  • You have extremely ulcerative colitis. You may also have a history of ulcerative colitis.
  • It is impossible to eliminate urine.

You might not be able to use this medicine if you suffer from untreated or uncontrolled conditions like asthma, glaucoma, heart disease, high blood pressure, coronary arterial disease, or thyroid conditions.

Speak to your doctor if you have had

  • A bladder obstruction or any other urinary issues;
  • An enlarged prostate;
  • Ulcerative colitis;
  • Glaucoma;
  • Myasthenia gravis;
  • Kidney or liver disease;
  • Heart conditions or
  • Breathing issues.

Consult your physician if you are nursing or pregnant. Don't give the medication to children without a medical recommendation.

How to take Digex NF?

Follow the directions on the label of your prescription and also read the medication guides or instructions sheets. Make sure you use the medication precisely as directed. Eat food. If you open or break the Digex N capsule, be careful not to take in the powder medicine within the capsule. Maintain at room temperature, far from heat, humidity, and light.

What happens if I miss the dose?

Do your dosage as quickly as you can, but only when you are making preparations for eating the meal. If you miss eating a meal, you can take the dose you missed and wait until the next meal. Do not take more than two doses simultaneously.

What happens if I overdose?

Get medical attention in an emergency or contact the Poison Help Line toll-free at 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Do not take Digex NF when you are taking an anti-inflammatory. Antacids could make it more difficult for your body to absorb Digex NF. It is possible to take the antacid following the time you've consumed this medication and had a meal.

Alcohol consumption with this medicine could cause adverse consequences.

The medicine can cause blurred vision and could cause a decrease in your reactions. Avoid driving and other hazardous activities until you understand the effects this medication will have on your vision.

Avoid becoming too hot or dehydrated during workouts and hot temperatures. The medicine may reduce sweating and make you more vulnerable to heat stroke.

Interaction with other drug

The use of Digex NF in conjunction with other medications that cause drowsiness can cause more harm. Consult your physician before taking opioids, sleeping pills, a muscle relaxer, or medication to treat anxiety and seizures.

Discuss with your doctor any other medications you take, particularly:

  • Medications for treating depression, mood disorders, anxiety, or mental illness
  • Cold or allergy medicine (Benadryl and other brands);
  • Medication for treating patients suffering from Parkinson's disease;
  • Medication to treat stomach issues, motion sickness, or IBS;
  • Medication to treat an overactive bladder medicine to treat overactive bladders
  • A bronchodilator medication to treat asthma.

This list isn't complete. Other drugs can interact with Digex NF, such as prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. There are many possible interactions between drugs that are included here.