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Benztropine

Benztropine Information

Benztropine Benefits & Uses

Benztropine is used to treat the following -

Benztropine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Benztropine

Benztropine

Benztropine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Benztropine is used -

  1. Hallucinations
  2. Depression Moderate
  3. Confusion
  4. Memory problems
  5. Nervousness
  6. Blurred vision
  7. Dry Mouth Mild
  8. Constipation Moderate
  9. Nausea or vomiting
  10. Urine Retention

Benztropine Related Warnings

Is the use of Benztropine safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Benztropine without worrying about any side effects.

Safe

Is the use of Benztropine safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Benztropine on breastfeeding women are very mild.

Mild

What is the effect of Benztropine on the Kidneys?

There are no any side effects of Benztropine for kidney.

Safe

What is the effect of Benztropine on the Liver?

There are no any side effects of Benztropine for liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Benztropine on the Heart?

Benztropine is rarely harmful for heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Benztropine with Other Drugs

Benztropine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Benztropine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Benztropine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Heart Disease
  2. Bladder Infection
  3. Tardive Dyskinesia
  4. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  5. Glaucoma

Frequently asked Questions about Benztropine

Is this Benztropine habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Benztropine.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, after taking Benztropine, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy.

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Is it safe?

" Yes, Benztropine it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, in many cases, taking Benztropine can help with mental disorders.

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Benztropine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Benztropine

Taking Benztropine with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Benztropine

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Benztropine as it can have severe side effects.

Severe
This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
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Vikas Chauhan
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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Cogentin® (benztropine mesylate injection)
  2. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 54-55
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