Parkin Tablet

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  • Manufactured by: Micro Labs Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Trihexyphenidyl (2 mg)
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    Parkin Information

    Parkin is a prescription medicine that is available as a Tablet. Parkinson's Disease are some of its major therapeutic uses.

    Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Parkin. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

    The side effects typically associated with Parkin include Dry Mouth, Nausea or vomiting. Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Parkin as well, which are listed below. Normally, these side effects of Parkin are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

    Furthermore, you should know that effect of Parkin is Moderate for pregnant women and Severe for women who are breastfeeding. Further, the section on Parkin related warnings talks about Parkin's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

    Parkin is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like High Blood Pressure as it can result in adverse effects. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Parkin contraindications section.

    Drug reaction of Parkin with other medicines has been reported. See below for a complete list.

    In addition to the above precautions for Parkin, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.



    Parkin Benefits & Uses

    Parkin is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Parkin Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Parkinson's Disease
    • Before or After Meal: With meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 2 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 3 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: Initial dose 1 mg for two days
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Parkinson's Disease
    • Before or After Meal: With meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 2 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 3 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: Initial dose 1 mg for two days

    Parkin Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Parkin safe for pregnant women?


      Parkin may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Parkin, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

      Moderate
    • Is the use of Parkin safe during breastfeeding?


      Taking Parkin may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Parkin should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

      Severe
    • What is the effect of Parkin on the Kidneys?


      Parkin has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Parkin on the Liver?


      Parkin may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Parkin on the Heart?


      Using Parkin does not have any harmful effects on the heart.

      Safe


    Severe Interaction of Parkin with Other Drugs

    Parkin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

    Moderate



    Parkin Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Parkin unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Parkin

    • Is this Parkin habit forming or addictive?


      Parkin is not addictive in nature.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Parkin can make you feel drowsy.

      Dangerous
    • Is it safe?


      Yes, Parkin is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      Yes, Parkin is useful in treating mental disorders.

      Yes

    Parkin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Parkin


      Taking Parkin with food does not harm your health.

      Safe
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Parkin


      Taking alcohol with Parkin can be dangerous.

      Severe


    Frequently asked Questions about Parkin

    Question about 5 years ago

    Does Parkin treat anxiety?

    Dr. Saurabh Shakya MBBS , General Physician

    No, Parkin does not treat anxiety. It is not approved for the treatment of anxiety.

    Question over 5 years ago

    What is Parkin?

    Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

    Parkin is a brand name of trihexyphenidyl and it is available in the form of a tablet. It belongs to the class of drug known as anticholinergics. It is a prescription drug which is used to treat symptoms of the Parkinson's disease. It is also used to treat drug-induced abnormal body movements, restlessness, and muscle spasms.

    Question over 5 years ago

    How does Parkin work?

    Dr. Kishan Barnwal MBBS , General Physician

    Parkin contains trihexyphenidyl which is an anticholinergic drug that works through correcting the chemical imbalance in the brain by blocking the action of a chemical messenger (neurotransmitter acetylcholine). Blockage of acetylcholine actions results in relaxation of smooth muscles which helps in improving the muscle control and reducing stiffness. In this way, Parkin provides relief to the patient from the symptoms of parkinsonism.

    Question over 5 years ago

    How to take Parkin?

    Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Usually, in starting of the treatment Parkin is given once a day then its dosage is gradually increased as per the need. You are advised to take it as prescribed by your doctor. It can be taken with or without food but if you experience stomach upset then take it with food. Precautions must be taken in patients with high blood pressure (hypertension), heart disease, and improper liver or kidney function.

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Is it safe to take Parkin?

    Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Parkin is safe to use, if taken in prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug at regular such as stomach upset, dizziness, and rash. However, if you experience any discomfort after taking this medicine then inform your doctor immediately and follow his/her instructions.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience


    References

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 433

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Trihexyphenidyl Hydrochloride (trihexyphenidyl hydrochloride)

    Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Artane (trihexyphenidyl hydrochloride)

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