1 patient evaluation for Trihexyphenidyl taken for the purpose of 'Parkinson's disease' with a perceived effectiveness rating of None

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Nov 13, 2009 (Started Feb 02, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (cognitive confusion, word fishing)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Experienced tiredness when first starting for a week or so. When discontinuing, stopped after weaning down to 1 tablet daily for ten days, MAJOR BRAIN FOG. Impaired cognition, focus, numbness feeling in the head. Went back to 1 tab for 15 more days. Today is second day off and the head feels a little like a mild headache.
Side effects: cognitive confusion, word fishing

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