Trihexyphenidyl Elixir 2Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Trihexyphenidyl: Elixir (2mg)

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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

Trihexyphenidyl Hydrochloride 2mg/5ml Elixir

NDC: 617480054
  • 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

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Do not freeze
Trihexyphenidyl Hydrochloride 2mg/5ml Elixir

Reported Side Effects for Trihexyphenidyl Hydrochloride 2mg/5ml Elixir

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 Trihexyphenidyl Hydrochloride 2mg/5ml Elixir

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 Trihexyphenidyl Hydrochloride 2mg/5ml Elixir(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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