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Definition of Atropine psychosis

Atropine psychosis: A syndrome characterized by dry mouth, blurred vision, forgetfulness, and difficulty with urination triggered by atropine and the anticholinergic effects of other drugs, particularly anti-psychotic medications. Treatment is to reduce or stop the medication.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 8/28/2013

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