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Movantik

Naloxegol

NALOXEGOL is used to treat constipation caused by opioids (pain medicine). Tell your health care professional if you stop taking your opioid pain medicine. Compare opioid antagonists.
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Movantik Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Visit your doctor for regular check ups. Tell your doctor if your symptoms do not get better or if they get worse. If you develop unusually persistent or worsening abdominal pain, stop taking your medicine and seek medical attention.

You may have symptoms of opioid withdrawal during treatment with this medicine. Symptoms include sweating, chills, diarrhea, stomach pain, anxiety, irritability, and yawning. Tell your health care provider if you have any of these symptoms. Also, if you take methadone to treat your pain, you may be more likely to have stomach pain and diarrhea compared to people who do not take methadone. If you take too much of this medicine, call your healthcare provider or go to the nearest emergency room right away.

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Side Effects to watch for

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:

Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (Report these to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome.):

What may interact with this drug?

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