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A 25-year-old male asked:

Can a high dose of geodon (ziprasidone) or zyprexa cause constipation? i also took cogentin and think its the cogentin. didnt have trouble with consti zyprexa thoug

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Dr. Jennings Godsy
Psychiatry 17 years experience
Yes: All three can cause constipation. For relief, start by drinking plenty of water and eating a high fiber diet.
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