Some considerations for people taking Bentyl include the following:
- The medication comes in capsule, tablet, syrup, and injectable forms. It is usually taken four times a day.
- You can take Bentyl with or without food. If you mainly have symptoms after meals, you may want to take your dose of Bentyl an hour or so before each meal.
- For the medication to work properly, it must be taken as prescribed. Bentyl will not work if you stop taking it.
- If you are unsure about anything related to your dosage or Bentyl dosing in general, please talk with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.