What is Pridinol?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Pridinol mesilate is a centrally acting muscle relaxant that is used in the symptomatic treatment of muscle spasm. It is also used as the hydrochloride salt for its antimuscarinic activity in the management of parkinsonism.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 2
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Pridinol

Side effect Patients Percentage
Bad taste in mouth 1

Why patients stopped taking Pridinol

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Personal research 1
Side effects too severe 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Pridinol


Stopped taking Pridinol

Duration Patients Percentage
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 2
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 2
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Pridinol.