This controlled study aims to identify the socioclinical factors predisposing psychiatric patients to abuse trihexyphenidyl (artane) and to document the extrapyramidal symptoms in artane abusers and users.
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Qureshi NA, Amri AHA, Abdelgadir MH, et al. Trihexyphenidyl (Artane) dependence: a controlled investigation between users and abusers. Annals of Saudi Medicine 1997; 17 :185–90 [ PubMed ] 35.
The analysis of data showed that, compared with users, trihexyphenidyl abusers were significantly characterized by being unmarried, unemployed, smokers and having past and concurrent history of
Naseem Akhtar Qureshi, Aladin Hadi Al Amri, Muzamil H. Abdelgadir and Essam A. El-Haraka, Trihexyphenidyl (Artane) Dependence: A Controlled Investigation between Users and Abusers, Annals of Saudi Medicine, 17, 2, (185), (1997).
reduced over last decade due to reasons including Trihexyphenidyl (Artane) dependence: A controlled investigation between users and abusers. Ann Saudi Med 1997;17:185‑90. the development of newer antipsychotics with fewer 12.
Introduction: Trihexyphenidyl (THP) is an antiparkinsonian drug, most frequently abused to achieve pleasurable effects.In contrast, the effect of THP abuse on the motor area of the frontal cortex has not been adequately investigated. Aim of the work: To study the histological changes of different single doses of TPH on rat motor area.
Followed by procyclidine and orphenadrine Thank you for posting this Even the Monograph of Trihexyphenidyl at rxlist.com mentions the possible abuse potential. DRUG ABUSE AND DEPENDENCE Although ARTANE is not classified as a controlled substance, the possibility of abuse should be borne in mind due to its stimulant and euphoriant properties.
A 42-year-old male, suffering from schizophrenia with nicotine dependence and on regular treatment, had reported the overuse of trihexyphenidyl (40-50 mg/day) for the last 2 years in a dependence pattern, which was temporally correlated with increased consumption of …
Published in: International journal of Nutrition, Pharmacology, Neurological Diseases · 2015Authors: Sujita Kumar KarAffiliation: King George S Medical UniversityAbout: Schizophrenia · Nicotine dependence
Drug Abuse And Dependence. Although ARTANE (trihexyphenidyl) is not classified as a controlled substance, the possibility of abuse should be borne in mind due …