Trihexyphenidyl produces Mydriasis, increase the heart rate and spasmolytic action on smooth muscles. It decreases sweating and salivation.
Distribution: It crosses the blood brain barrier.
Excretion: It is excreted in urine.
5. Abdominal cramps
10. Blurred vision
13. Urinary retention
15. Increased intraocular pressure
2. Hepatic impairment
3. Cardiac impairment
4. Gastrointestinal obstructive disease
5. Genitourinary obstructive disease
7. Prostatic hyperplasia
8. Slowly withdraw the drug with caution
9. Patient should be cautioned about driving a vehicle operating a machine or involving in any hazardous activities
NEONATES : Contraindicated
Digoxin: Serum levels of digoxin increased when given orally as a slow dissolution tablet.
Haloperidol: Decreased Haloperidol serum concentration may result in worsening of schizophrenic symptoms; also development of tardive dyskinesia.
Levodopa: Efficacy of levodopa may be reduced.
Idiopathic Parkinsonism: initial dose: 1mg / day gradually increase the dose every 3 - 5 days up to 10 - 15 mg /day in 3 - 4 divided doses.
Post encephalitic Parkinsonism: 12 - 15 mg / day in divided doses.
Drug induced Parkinsonism: 5- 15 mg / day in divided doses
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