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Posted 22 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers
I was told by psychiatrist that u dont gain but then said hardly any gain. A lot of tardive dyskinesia experience and if so did it go away once you stopped med? High BP? Seizures? I asked for cogentin to counteract effects.
Posted 18 Jun 2017 by • 2 answers
things like Cogentin are out of the question because I already have horrible dry mouth so has anybody have experience with dopamine agonists like Pramipexole or other Parkinson's type medications that may control this?
Posted 6 Jun 2017 by • 2 answers
What can I do to stop my hands and body from shaking. Would Cogentin help? I am currently taking 450 mg. of lithium carb ER Tab. I also can't sleep at night. I'm only getting about 3 hours of sleep a night. What should I do. I can't see my doctor until June 19. He is totally booked. ...
Posted 16 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
With it for the restlessness I experience when I sleep. I've determined that the Geodon is making me stupid. Stupid thing to say. Right? But it's true. I'm going to go off of it soon. Does anyone here know about withdrawals? I'd like to know what to expect when I wean myself ...
Posted 25 Sep 2016 by • 2 answers
Posted 9 May 2016 by • 1 answer
This 13 year old already has tried Cogentin and other meds with no helpful effect in controlling his facial and uncontrollable movements of head, arms, legs. He never stops moving and has lost much weight and is extremely thin. This has gone on for 4 months after his psychiatrist took him off ...
Posted 5 Feb 2013 by • 1 answer
just took one first dose of this med. .05 trying to get relief from td. very anxious don't know very much about med. would appreciate it if anyone has tried this. i have severe mouth involuntary movements 24/7 for approx. 3 or more months. won't go away. i am only taking 2 mg. of ...
Posted 25 Jul 2011 by • 1 answer
I took Cogentin for 4 months and it caused awful water weight gain and water toxicity due to Urinary Retention. I was advised to stop taking it almost 3 weeks ago. I'm starting to feel a little bit better, but I still have quite a ways to go. Any estimate of how long until it is completely ...
Posted 13 May 2014 by • 2 answers
... bc it caused more panic attacks. how long does this last?
Posted 11 Jan 2014 by • 2 answers
i was just prescribed abilify with cogentin. not sure of abilify knowing that abilify can cause td. dosage prescribed is only 1 mg for 4 days then 2 mg for 3 days, was told i should know if there is any change by end of week... very fearful the bouts of td that i have had developed after taking ...
Posted 14 Sep 2013 by • 2 answers
... tardive dyskinesia later on? If so WHY do Drs. prescribe these drugs with an antipsychotic? Melatonin anybody? What's your best bet against EPS? Kinda weird that the solution can be the cause for trouble later on.
Posted 30 Jan 2011 by • 2 answers
Posted 18 Sep 2012 by • 1 answer
No cogentin/trihex/benedryl. Thanks.
Posted 6 Aug 2011 by • 1 answer
These cause more problems. Is there anything natural to take out there? Thanks for your interest.
Posted 15 Feb 2012 by • 1 answer
He feels restlessness/jittery almost all the time, even with cogentin. It also seems that his anxieties increased especially when the restlessness is extreme. He takes it with food at night and sometimes he gets tired right away and other times, he gets so restless that he cant fall asleep! And ...
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