6 patient evaluations for Benztropine

Jul 1, 2014 (Started May 13, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Treat side effects of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    Severe (dry mouth, cognitive confusion)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This med made me crazier than normal. I could not think straight, and the dry mouth was severe. I was drinking constantly, but at least my hands weren't shaking.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 4, 2010 (Started Dec 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Treat side effects of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I was having minor tremors from either Depakote or Risperdol. We raised my cogentin and it made me feel much more steady w/ in a day.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 24, 2008 (Started Jan 17, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for tremor(s))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness

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