trihexyphenidyl hydrochloride

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trihexyphenidyl hydrochloride

[trīhex′ifen′idil]
an anticholinergic agent.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of Parkinson's disease and to control drug-induced extrapyramidal reactions.
contraindications Narrow-angle glaucoma, asthma, obstruction of the genitourinary or GI tract, severe ulcerative colitis, or known hypersensitivity to this drug prohibits its use.
adverse effects Among the more serious adverse effects are blurred vision, central nervous system effects, tachycardia, dry mouth, decreased sweating, and hypersensitivity reactions.

trihexyphenidyl hydrochloride

(trī-hĕk″sē-fĕn′ĭ-dĭl)
An anticholinergic drug used in treating parkinsonism.