atropism

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atropism

(ˈætrəpɪzəm)
n
a condition caused by using atropine over a period of time

atropism

poisoning caused by atropine or belladonna.
See also: Poison
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Further reports followed in Europe before the M/A potential of prescription anticholinergic medications among psychiatric patients with an overdose syndrome characterized by atropinism and toxic psychosis was more widely recognized in the United States in the 1970s.