Active Ingredient(s):Benztropine FDA Approved: * March 5, 1954 Pharm Company: *MERCK Category:Parkinsons
Benzatropine (INN), known as benztropine in the United States and Japan, is a medication used to treat a type of movement disorder due to antipsychotics known as dystonia and parkinsonism. It is not useful for tardive dyskinesia. It is taken by mouth or by injection into a vein or muscle. Benefits are seen within two hours and last for up to ten hours.
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