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Can I use anticholinergic drug reverse bradycardia?

Can I use anticholinergic drug reverse bradycardia?

Do not experiment: Talk with to u physician and listen to his advise. ...Read more

Anticholinergic (Definition)

Most drugs have some anticholinergic qualities, which means they interfere with the normal function ...Read more


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Will benadryl (diphenhydramine) have an effect on a methacholine challenge since its a anticholinergic drug?

Will benadryl (diphenhydramine) have an effect on a methacholine challenge since its a anticholinergic drug?

Possibly : To get the best indication of bronchial hyper reactivity, you should not take any antihistamines for 3 to 7 days before the challenge. Unless, of course, the point is to see if Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will diminish the reactivity. That's why you need to discuss such questions with the physician who ordered the test. ...Read more

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Why is kemadrin (procyclidine) used ?

Why is kemadrin (procyclidine) used ?

Procyclidine: This is an old-fashioned anticholinergic used in the treatment of parkinson's and drug-induced parkinson's and in some other movement disorders. ...Read more

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What is kemadrin (procyclidine) used for ?

What is kemadrin (procyclidine) used for ?

Parkinson's disease: Kemadrin (procyclidine) is an anticholinergic medication used to treat some symptoms of parkinson's disease. It is not available in the us. ...Read more

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Where can I get kemadrin (procyclidine) 5 mg tablets?

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Kemadrin (procyclidine): From your doctor, by prescription only.

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How long does kemadrin procyclidine hydrochloride stays in system if 3 pills were taken?

How long does kemadrin procyclidine hydrochloride stays in system if 3 pills were taken?

It's not how many...: pills so much as how long is the half-life. This med's half-life is 12 hours. It takes 5.5 1/2-lives for anything to clear, presuming the liver & kidneys are fully functional. So, you're talking 2.75 days, not counting any active recognizable metabolites. Caveat: Long-term use may have caused a saturation of the drug in parts of the body - like a bank savings account- usually fat, slowing process ...Read more

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What can you tell me about procyclidine?

What can you tell me about procyclidine?

Psychotropics: Several medications have been tried, depending on the side-effect, such as Cogentin or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for extra pyramidal symptoms due to Psychotropics such as Seroquel or Haldol. One other remedy for such side-effects is Kemadrin (Procyclidine) which helps treat involuntary movements due to its Anticholinergic effects. ...Read more

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Is procyclidine addictive and after how much?

Not in USA: I had to look this one up. It is no longer available in usa. It was used to treat parkinson's and other movement disorders. Maybe a doc who practices outside usa could answer your question. ...Read more

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What would a person who has taken a procyclidine overdose feel?

What would a person who has taken a procyclidine overdose feel?

Spelling?: Is your spelling correct? Is this a street drug? Any other docs know what this is? ...Read more

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Kemadrin (Definition)

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


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Anticholinergic Drug (Definition)

Anticholinergic agents are a kind of anti-Parkinson's drug ...Read more