Procyclidine belongs to the class of anticholinergic agents. It relaxes smooth muscle, and helps to stop muscle spasms.
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Procyclidine is used to treat Parkinson disease symptoms, including poor muscle control, tremors, stiff muscles etc. It can also be used to treat similar symptoms caused by certain drugs, including chlorpromazine, fluphenazine, perphenazine, haloperidol, thiothixene and others.
How to take:
Take Procyclidine exactly as prescribed by your doctor. It is usually taken with food or immediately after finishing a meal.If you miss a dose of Procyclidine, try to take it as soon as possible or skip the missed dose if it's almost time for your next dose. The starting dose of procyclidine hydrochloride for initial treatment is 2.5 mg three times daily. Your doctom may increase this dose to 5 mg three times a day gradually.
Do not take this medication if you are allergic to any ingredient in Procyclidine or if you have angle-closure glaucoma. Avoid activities which require being alert, such as driving, operating machinery, or anything else that could be dangerous until you know how you react to this medicine. Alcohol, hot weather, exercise, and fever can increase adverse effects of this medicine. Patients with tachycardia and urinary retention may require lower dosage or special care in administering the prescribed dose.
Common side effects include blurred vision, nausea, upset stomach, dry mouth, lightheadedness. You should tell your doctor if these side effects become bothersome. Serious side effects such as severe allergic reactions, chestpain, heartburn, irregular or fast heartbeat, changes in behaviour, uncontrolled movements or worsening of Parkinson symptoms require immediate medical assistance.