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A 25-year-old male asked:

Do i need to take cogentin and geodon (ziprasidone) together or can i just take geodon (ziprasidone)?

3 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
The congentin was : Likely prescribed to protect against a potential side effect from atypical antipsychotics called akathesia. That decision should be made between you and your psychiatrist. Take care.
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Dr. Dheeraj Raina
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Speak to Ur doc: It depends on geodon's effect on your body. Only your treating doc ca help answer this question in a way that is meaningful to you.
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Geodon/Cogentin: Cogentin treats side-effects of Geodon (ziprasidone). Review with your prescribing doctor.
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Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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