Anticholinergics side effects - Benztropine etc

I am prescribed Benztropine but never take it. Its side effects are scary, cognition problems, etc

" Side Effects

  • Abdominal or stomach cramps or pain.
  • aggressive and violent behavior.
  • being forgetful.
  • bloating.
  • burning while urinating.
  • confusion about identity, place, and time.
  • decrease in frequency of urination.
  • decrease in urine volume.

Etc

Yeah lots of meds have a laundry list of side effect potentials

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In the uk doctors very often prescribe procyclidine which is also an anticholinergic. In fact most folk here on APs get this med

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You wanna talk about a scary side effect?

I take Farxiga for diabetes, a possible, but very rare side effect is called Fournier’s gangrene which eats away at human flesh, in particular the penis.

Basically my penis can rot away and fall off, Fournier’s gangrene can even kill me, lol

I’ve been on Farxiga for years now and so far so good.

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Lol Farxiga, the penis eater.

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