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Trihexphenidyl (Overview)

Trihexphenidyl hydrochloride is an anticholinergic agent which is a kind of anti-Parkinson's drug (brain and nerve drug).


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What is trihexphenidyl HCl tablets used for?

What is trihexphenidyl HCl tablets used for?

For Parkinson's.: This is an antiparkinsonian agent it is used for the symptomatic treatment of parkinson's disease alone or with levodopa. It is also commonly used to treat extrapyramidal side effects occurring during antipsychotic treatment, along with the frequency and duration of oculogyric crises as well as of dyskinetic movements and spastic contractions. It cannot cure parkinson's, but helps symptoms. ...Read more

Trihexphenidyl (Overview)

Trihexphenidyl hydrochloride is an anticholinergic agent which is a kind of anti-Parkinson's drug (brain and nerve drug).


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What are the side effect of trihexphenidyl HCl tablet if long time?

What are the side effect of trihexphenidyl HCl tablet if long time?

OTC medications: Residual side effects from the actual medication. You may need more over time and if you stop taking them the insomnia gets worse. ...Read more

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Side effects from trihexyphenidyl?

Side effects from trihexyphenidyl?

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. ...Read more

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Where can I buy trihexyphenidyl 5 mg without a prescription?

Trihexyphenidyl: Trihexyphenidyl is a drug which has been used recreationally by some. I would be concerned about using on-line companies that don't require prescriptions for prescription medications. ...Read more

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Side effects from trihexyphenidyl?

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. ...Read more

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Where can I buy the medicine trihexyphenidyl hydrochloride tablets?

Anywhere: It is a covered drug at walmart: 30 day supply for $4. Let them know you need it and, if they don't have it in stock, they'll get it for you. You can also buy it from them on-line. ...Read more

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What is trihexphenidyl HCl effect?

Artane: Trihexyphenidyl is used to treat the stiffness, tremors, spasms, and poor muscle control of parkinson's disease. It is also used to treat and prevent the same muscular conditions when they are caused by drugs such as Chlorpromazine (thorazine), Fluphenazine (prolixin), Perphenazine (trilafon), haloperidol (haldol), thiothixene (navane), and others. ...Read more

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What is trihexphenidyl HCl tablets used for?

For Parkinson's.: This is an antiparkinsonian agent it is used for the symptomatic treatment of parkinson's disease alone or with levodopa. It is also commonly used to treat extrapyramidal side effects occurring during antipsychotic treatment, along with the frequency and duration of oculogyric crises as well as of dyskinetic movements and spastic contractions. It cannot cure parkinson's, but helps symptoms. ...Read more

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What are side effects from artane/benzhexol/trihexyphenidyl?

What are side effects from artane/benzhexol/trihexyphenidyl?

Artane: Trihexyphenidyl is used to treat the stiffness, tremors, spasms, and poor muscle control of parkinson's disease. It is also used to treat and prevent the same muscular conditions when they are caused by drugs such as Chlorpromazine (thorazine), Fluphenazine (prolixin), Perphenazine (trilafon), haloperidol (haldol), thiothixene (navane), and others. ...Read more

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Artane (Definition)

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