A 38-year-old member asked:
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is there a medication that decreases the side effects of haldol (haloperidol)?

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Yes, several: Depending on the type of side effects you're experiencing, medications such as Artane and Cogentin (benztropine) could be helpful. Please see your psychiatrist for an evaluation for these difficulties, since that would be the best source of evaluation and help.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Haldol (haloperidol): Cogentin, benadryl, (diphenhydramine) kemadrin.
Answered on Jul 12, 2012

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