Orphenadrine

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Introduction

Clinical Use

Indications

  • Parkinsonism (tremor)
  • Drug induced extrapyramidal syndromes

Administration

Oral typically in adults 150mg tds up to maximum 400mg od.

Clinical Issues

Cautions and Interactions

Side effects

  • Confusion and memory impairment (common)
  • Constipation
  • Dry mouth
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Tachycardia
  • Dizziness
  • Hallucinations and euphoria
  • Anxiety and restlessness
  • Urinary retention
  • Acute angle glaucoma (rare)

Special advice

Pharmacology

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