A 47-year-old member asked:
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side effects from trihexyphenidyl?

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Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Drowsiness, delerium: This is used for the symptomatic treatment of Parkinson's disease alone or with levodopa. Dose related side effects are common. Drowsiness, vertigo, headache, and dizziness occur in cns. High doses cause nervousness, agitation, anxiety, delirium, and confusion especially in older patients. Blurred vision, dry mouth, impaired sweating, abdominal discomfort, mydriasis and constipation also occur.
Answered on Feb 7, 2019
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