Artane Oral Tablet 2Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Artane: Oral tablet (2mg)

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Artane 2mg Tab
Lederle Pharmaceutical Div American Cyanamid Co
Pill Identification: ARTANE 2  |  LL A11
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Trihexyphenidyl 2mg Tab
Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 5971 V 
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Trihexyphenidyl 2mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: 5971 V 
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Trihexyphenidyl 2mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: DAN DAN  |  5335

What is this Medicine?

TRIHEXYPHENIDYL (trye hex ee FEN i dil) is for Parkinsonism or for movement problems caused by certain drugs.

In-Depth Information

Artane 2mg Tablet

NDC: 000054434
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Drug-induced Extrapyramidal Symptoms

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Sialorrhea

Artane 2mg Tablet
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Lederle Pharmaceutical Div American Cyanamid Co
Pill Identification: ARTANE 2  |  LL A11
Shape: round
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Artane 2mg Tablet

Confusion Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Hallucinations Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Paranoia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Distressed Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Restlessness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Retaining Urine Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Artane 2mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Artane 2mg Tablet(Trihexyphenidyl Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and Trihexyphenidyl(Trihexyphenidyl Hydrochloride)
You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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