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Biperiden

Description

Biperiden is a predominantly centrally acting anti-cholinergic. It has a peripheral effect, which is low in comparison to atropine. Biperiden binds competitively to peripheral and central muscarinic receptors (primarily M1).

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
N04AA02
Biperiden
N Nervous system → N04 Anti-parkinson drugs → N04A Anticholinergic agents → N04AA Tertiary amines

Trade names

Trade name
Countries

Austria Cyprus France Netherlands

Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
AKINETON Tablets
MPI, EU: SmPC
AKINETON Solution for injection
MPI, EU: SmPC