Trihexyphenidyl
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Trihexyphenidyl?

(trye heks ee FEN i dil)

• This medicine is used to treat Parkinson's disease.

• This medicine is used to treat side effects caused by some medicine used to treat schizophrenia.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you are 65 or older, use this medicine with caution. You could have more side effects.

• If you are a male with problems urinating, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have glaucoma, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have heart disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have an intestinal blockage, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have stomach ulcers, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have urinary tract blockage, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• You may not be alert. Avoid driving, doing other tasks or activities until you see how this medicine affects you.

• Avoid alcohol (includes wine, beer,...

 
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