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Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
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Biperiden (Overview)

Biperiden is a cancer agent.


Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
17 doctors shared insights

Biperiden (Overview)

Biperiden is a cancer agent.


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My doc prescribed me biperiden for my adhd. Is that normal?

My doc prescribed me biperiden for my adhd. Is that normal?

Biperiden: Akineton is an anticholinergic medication used to treat parkinsonian symptoms, for reduced sweating in Methadone users, and to combat the side-effects of some antipsychotic medications. ...Read more

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Hi.How to know when I have to stop taking risperidon, escitalopram and biperiden? Im taking this meds for 2 months now.

Ask your doctor: While you do not say why you are taking these medications, they are medications that in this combination would not be prescribed without significant symptoms; ie, the problems for which these might have been prescribed are not of short term duration, or that there may have a high risk of recurrence; ergo, it'se unlikely that two months will set everything aright bring this question to your md. ...Read more

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Can I use biperiden to treat schizophrenia?

No: It might b used 2 treat side effects from the drugs used 2 treat schizophrenia. ...Read more

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Can high doses of anticholinergic (biperiden hydrochloride) decrease the memory?

Can high doses of anticholinergic (biperiden hydrochloride) decrease the memory?

Yes: Amnesia has been reported with biperiden; anticholinergics such as scopolamine are famous for causing amnesia for the events that took place while the patient was taking them. ...Read more

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My doc prescribed me biperiden for my adhd. Is that normal?

Biperiden: Akineton is an anticholinergic medication used to treat parkinsonian symptoms, for reduced sweating in Methadone users, and to combat the side-effects of some antipsychotic medications. ...Read more

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Can prescription biperiden treat schizophrenia?

Can prescription biperiden treat schizophrenia?

No: Biperiden is an anticholinergic. It sometimes is used to relieve side effects of antipsychotics, which are effective for treating schizophrenia, but it is not itself helpful in treating the disorder. ...Read more

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Does dopamite(dopamine supplement) increase more dopamine level or prescribed medicine like biperiden(dopamine reuptake inhibitor) does?

I'm curious: Why do you believe you need to take medication that claims to affect dopamine, especially OTC remedy which will NOT cross the brain-blood barrier? If you are depressed, you could see a psychiatrist, and if you have Parkinson's disease, a neurologist. ...Read more

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Hi. Im taking risperadone.But I have difficulty swallowing food, my doc advice me to take biperiden. Any comment?

Dystonia: Depending on the dose, Risperidone (and other antipsychotic medications) can cause dystonic reactions such as muscle stiffness and difficulty swallowing. Biperiden is an anticholinergic medication which may help combat this side effect. If someone absolutely needs the amount of Risperidone prescribed, taking the anticholinergic is reasonable. Talk with your doctor about your concerns. ...Read more

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Which causes asthenia after not taking; 1-Haloperidol 2-Carbamazepine 3-Lamotrigine 4-Biperiden 5-Methocarbamol 6-Quetiapine 7-Clomipramine?

Which causes asthenia after not taking; 1-Haloperidol  
2-Carbamazepine
3-Lamotrigine
4-Biperiden
5-Methocarbamol
6-Quetiapine
7-Clomipramine?

Asthenia : Weakness can be caused by induction of an adrenal deficiency in the setting of chronic steroid use ( withdrawal ) Any of the medications listed can produce perceived weakness in the setting of anxiety. ...Read more

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Does akineton decrease the memory?

Yes it can: Some cases of memory loss and dementia have been reported, but it is not a common side effect. ...Read more

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Does akineton work together with haldol (haloperidol)?

Does akineton work together with haldol (haloperidol)?

Yes: Haldol (haloperidol) is an antipsychotic that can cause extrapyramidal symptoms. These symptoms can be Parkinson's like (tremor, shuffling walk), dystonic (sustained contractions of muscle groups, some cause abnormal posture) or akathisia (feeling of restlessness). Akineton is a medication that helps treat the above side effects that can occur with Haldol (haloperidol) and other antipsychotic medications. ...Read more

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Is it possible for akineton to work well together with haldol (haloperidol)?

Yes,: Akineton is an anticholinergic drug which can treat the side-effects of Haldol, (haloperidol) extrapyramidal side-effects such as akathisia , akinesia or tremors. ...Read more

Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
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Akineton (Definition)

Akineton is an anticholinergic agent which is a kind of anti-Parkinson's drug ...Read more