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Benztropine

(Generic alternative to Cogentin Injection)

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Ampules
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Benztropine
1mg/mL
10amp Ampules
$224.00
Benztropine
1mg
100 Tablet
$37.00


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What is Benztropine/Cogentin Injection used for?

This medicine is used to treat the symptoms of parkinsonism, and medicine-induced disorders that affect muscle movements. It may be used with other medicines.

If you have any questions about your medicine, please talk with your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider. This medicine is only to be used by the patient for whom it is prescribed. Do not give it to others. This information is advisory only. It does not contain all information about this medicine. If you have any questions about your medicine, ask your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider.

How should Benztropine/Cogentin Injection be stored?

Protect from light. Keep in a tight, light-resistant container.

General drug information:

General Information

When should Benztropine/Cogentin Injection not be taken?

Do not take or give this medicine if you are allergic to any ingredient in this medicine the patient is under 3 years of age you have tardive dyskinesia

What precautions should I follow when taking Benztropine/Cogentin Injection?

Before using this medicine, tell your health care provider about any of the following: if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine if you have any other medical condition like heart problems (tachycardia), glaucoma, prostatic hypertrophy and neurological problems

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Benztropine/Cogentin Injection?

This medicine may impair mental and/or physical alertness required for performance of hazardous tasks, such as operating machinery or driving a motor vehicle. This medicine can cause severe reduction in sweating (anhidrosis) especially if used with atropine. Severe anhidrosis and fatal hyperthermia have occurred during treatment with this medicine.

What are the side effects of Benztropine/Cogentin Injection?

Most severe:  Intestinal paralysis; increased body temperatures.

Most common:  Weak or stiff muscles; rapid heart beat; nausea; vomiting; dry mouth; constipation; confusion; disorentation; impaired memory; hallucinations; blurred vision; nervousness; depression; listlessness; numbness of fingers; dilated pupils; urinary retention; painful urination; allergic reaction; heat stroke.

Other: Skin rash, blurred vision, dilated pupils, urinary retention, dysuria.

How should I take Benztropine/Cogentin Injection?

How much medicine you take and how often you take it depend on many factors, including the condition being treated and the age and weight of the patient. If you have any questions about the amount and/or frequency of the medicine you are taking, talk with your health care provider. This medicine should be given by a health care professional who is experienced in the use of the medicine. Do not stop taking this medicine suddenly. This medicine should be reduced or stopped gradually. Use caution when driving or performing other tasks requiring mental alertness, coordination, or physical dexterity. This medicine can reduce the ability to sweat. This medicine should be taken with caution during hot weather by those who are chronically ill, suffer from alcoholism, have a central nervous system disease, or work outdoors. If dry mouth occurs with difficulty swallowing or speaking or loss of appetite and weight, reduce the amount of medicine you are taking or stop taking this medicine temporarily. If a skin rash develops and cannot be controlled by a reduced dose of this medicine, stop taking this medicine. Patients with previous medical conditions should talk with their health care provider before taking this medicine. Do not take any other over-the-counter or prescription medications without talking with your health care provider.