ANTICHOLINERGIC EFFECTS

side effects of taking anticholinergic drugs, but may also be characteristic of other agents. Examples include tricyclic antidepressants, that may cause the side effects of dry mouth, blurry vision, constipation, or urinary problems. Also known as antimuscarinic effects. See also anticholerginic syndrome.

ANTICHOLINERGIC EFFECTS: "The anticholinergic effects of a medication refer to positive and negative effects created by the drug."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "ANTICHOLINERGIC EFFECTS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/anticholinergic-effects/ (accessed October 16, 2018).
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