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Benztropine

Identifier

018037

Type of Spiritual Experience

Hallucination

Number of hallucinations: 37

Background

A description of the experience

Benzatropine (INN), also known as benztropine (USAN, BAN), is an anticholinergic marketed under the trade name Cogentin which is used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease, Parkinsonism, and dystonia.

Benzatropine is an anticholinergic drug used in patients to reduce the side effects of antipsychotic treatment. Benzatropine is also a second-line drug for the treatment of Parkinson's disease. It improves tremor, but not rigidity and bradykinesia. Benzatropine is also sometimes used for the treatment of dystonia, a rare disorder that causes abnormal muscle contraction, resulting in twisting postures of limbs, trunk, or face

On Oct, 10, 2015: 2,525 people reported to have side effects when taking Benztropine mesylate. Among them, 37 people (1.47%) have Hallucination.

Time on Benztropine mesylate when people have Hallucination  :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years Hallucination100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

 

 On Sep, 28, 2015: 2,525 people reported to have side effects when taking Benztropine mesylate. Among them, 105 people (4.16%) have Death.

Time on Benztropine mesylate when people have Death  :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years Death0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00

The source of the experience

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