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How should I take Cogentin?

Your doctor will tell you how often to take Cogentin (benztropine). If you only need one dose a day, take it at bedtime with a full glass of water. Some people find that swallowing the tablet with a glass of milk helps to prevent stomach upset. If you need several daily doses of Cogentin, try to take them with a meal, which may also help avoid stomach problems.

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