Tiotropium Drug InteractionsTiotropium can potentially interact with several other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Tiotropium).
What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking tiotropium if you have:
- An enlarged prostate (known medically as benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH)
- A bladder problem
- Poor kidney function (due to kidney disease or other factors)
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Spiriva and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Spiriva and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Tiotropium to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
What If I Take an Overdose of Tiotropium?People who take too much tiotropium may have overdose symptoms that could include:
- Abdominal pain (stomach pain)
- Dry mouth or eyes
- Difficulty urinating.
If you happen to take an overdose, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Spiriva Overdose for more information.)