Active Ingredient(s): Procyclidine
FDA Approved: * July 27, 1955
Pharm Company: * MONARCH PHARMS
Category: Parkinsons

Procyclidine is an anticholinergic drug principally used for the treatment of drug-induced parkinsonism, akathisia and acute dystonia; Parkinson disease; and idiopathic or secondary dystonia. Contents 1 Uses 2 Overdose 3 Synthesis 4 Side Effects 5 See also 6 References 7 Further reading Uses It is used in patients with parkinsonism and akathisia, and to reduce the side effects of antipsychotic treatment given for schizophrenia. Procyclidine is also a second-line drug for the treatmen... [wikipedia]

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