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

Posted 5 Feb 2013 by 4rosie 2 answers

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 ...

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 good for panic attacks,or anxeitiy?

Posted 30 Jan 2011 by sammie 11 3 answers

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

Latuda and muscle jerks? Hi Latuda works great but I get jerks and twitches that really bother me?

Posted 18 Jun 2017 by luke uno 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?

Blurred vision, HELP!?

Posted 22 Nov 2010 by melodee238 2 answers

Started Saphis 2.5 mg on 10-26-10, added Trileptal 300mg and Cogentin om 11/5 on 11/6 woke to blurry vision (I already wear glasses, but couldn't see out of them. contact pdoc and eye doc and had a complete work-up. Nothing physically wrong so pdoc said stop taking the above Trileptal and ...

Is cogentin a benzo?

Posted 5 Jul 2014 by kalin0508 1 answer

I am on lithium 450 mg. My hands shake badly. What can I do?

Posted 6 Jun 2017 by jdesyoung 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. ...

Benztropine - How long did it take for Cogentin to start working?

Posted 19 days ago by SADPTX 0 answers

I'm on day three of Cogentin and I believe I have had a bit of relief from nonstop pacing and crying over the last two days. Today, however, I didn't get the same relief I got yesterday and paced and cried all day. Wondering how fast this drug started to work for them. I am on 5 mg two ...

Is benadryl a subsituion for cogentin?

Posted 1 Jun 2010 by kristen77 1 answer

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 drinking alcohol(only a couple shots or so) a bad idea?

Posted 24 May 2013 by Tazmaniansillies 2 answers

I have a drug induced psychosis and currently taking 80mg latuda for my hallucinations and delusions(which latuda is doing a great job stopping them),zyprexa and cogentin,if Iwere to drink a little amount of alcohol it shouldn't interfere too much with my symptoms right? I haven't drank ...

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.

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