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Is artane an appropriate medication given to a 13 year old who has severe EPS from Zyprexa and Re?

Posted 9 May 2016 by Aunt Shar 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 ...

Having massive panic attack since stopping cogentin...only took this for a couple days but stopped?

Posted 13 May 2014 by bp1 2 answers

... bc it caused more panic attacks. how long does this last?

Tardive Dyskinesia - has anyone tried cogentin/benztropine for td?

Posted 5 Feb 2013 by 4rosie 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 ...

Tardive Dyskinesia - after almost I year, still suffering from bouts of td, was just prescribed?

Posted 11 Jan 2014 by 4rosie 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 ...

Extrapyramidal Reaction - Will a daily dose of Benedryl and Cogentin be likely to cause?

Posted 14 Sep 2013 by Sideffects2 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.

How long until Cogentin is completely out of my system?

Posted 25 Jul 2011 by FistSizedMachine 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 ...

Is Cogentin normally ordered to take with Haldol or Seroquel, or Cogentin used with both?

Posted 20 Jun 2013 by mysonsmeds 1 answer

my son is going to be taken off Seroquel and left on Haldol, will he still need to take Cogentin?

Has anyone had relief for the inevitable akanthesia that accompanies taking antipsychotics?

Posted 18 Sep 2012 by Sideffects2 1 answer

No cogentin/trihex/benedryl. Thanks.

Is there a natural alternative to artane, cogentin or benadryl for muscle dystonia?

Posted 6 Aug 2011 by Sideffects2 1 answer

These cause more problems. Is there anything natural to take out there? Thanks for your interest.

Is cogentin good for panic attacks,or anxeitiy?

Posted 30 Jan 2011 by sammie 11 2 answers

What can be done for the side effects that my husband is experiencing from Latuda?

Posted 15 Feb 2012 by JustMe10980 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 ...

Can Cogentin (benztropine) cauase false positive in urine drug screen?

Posted 5 Aug 2010 by ecsimon 1 answer

In fact,I also take Zoloft,Geodon and zonisamide.I was fired for a positive drug screen Please advise

My son is 9 he was diagnosed with nos pdd she prescribed him loxipine cogentin and zyprexa?

Posted 14 Jul 2011 by christina197454 2 answers

could these be harmful to him and what if his behavior is 10 times worse than before he was origionally diagnosed with bipolar and adhd and was taking abilify and triliptal his behavior was hard but no where near as much now plus he complains with chest pains what should i do/

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