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Does akineton work together with haldol (haloperidol)?
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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
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