What are the possible side effects of atropine and pralidoxime (DuoDote)?
Some of the side effects of atropine and pralidoxime may be similar to the symptoms of poisoning. Your caregivers will watch you closely to determine whether your body is responding well to the medication, or if you are having any serious side effects.Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.Tell your caregivers at once if you have a serious side effect such as:pounding heartbeats or fluttering in your chest;painful or difficult urination;trouble swallowing;feeling like you might pass out;confusion;loss of movement in any part of your body;slow heart rate, weak pulse, fainting, slow breathing (breathing may stop); orchest pain or heavy feeling, pain spreading to the arm or shoulder, nausea, sweating, general ill feeling.Less serious side effects may include:dry mouth, dry nose, dry skin;dry eyes, blurred vision;increased sensitivity of your eyes to light;headache;dizziness, drowsiness;muscle weakness;constipation, stomach pain, bloating, nausea, vomiting;loss of interest in sex, impotence; ormild skin rash.This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.