Anticholinergics – Side Effects Nursing Mnemonic


4 Can’ts

  • CAN’T-See – blurred vision
  • CAN’T-Pee – urinary retention
  • CAN’T-Spit – dry mouth
  • CAN’T-S*** – constipation


“Anti” means NOT – so these are all the things they CAN’T do because of Anticholinergics (Side Effects)

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