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How effective is Exelon for Dementia?
Overall ratings: 2.5/5
Long term ratings: 2.0/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Exelon (rivastigmine tartrate) is for Dementia. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 12 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Exelon
Exelon (latest outcomes from 7,134 users) has active ingredients of rivastigmine tartrate. It is often used in alzheimer's disease.
Dementia (madness) (latest reports from 45,315 patients) can be treated by Aricept, Namenda, Seroquel, Donepezil, Exelon, Donepezil Hydrochloride.
On Oct, 31, 2014: 12 people are studied for taking Exelon in Dementia
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- Normal pressure hydrocephalus & metoclopramide
My Mom while recovering from a hip fracture in a rehab center was given Metoclopramide for 2 days when she suddenly (about 2-3 hours after her dose of metoclopramide at lunch time) became completely disoriented,lethargic and could not speak. She could barely swallow, and could not drink liquids even ...
- Does aricept shorten life expectancy? i am a 61 year old women with mild dementia.
I have rcently been diagnosed with mild dementia and have been started on a low dose of aricept (25 mg daily). Will it shorten my life expectancy at all? Is there any research?
- How does aricept compare to exelon for diarrea side effect?
When I was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2009 I started on Aricept. After I reached the 10mg. dose I had a very severe case of diarrhea. I want to try a medicine approach again and hope to later add Namenda. I again have started Aricept. If the diarrhea problem with Aricept repeats,should I try Exel ...
- Aricept back pain severe
Both the neurologist and internist agreed on giving me aricept. I began with 5 mg about 4/17/13 and went up to 10 mg one month later. I've had excruciating back pains for the past 2 months & never thought it could be from the aricept. I had cortisone injections into my lower back on 6/18/13, which h ...
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Recent studies of taking Exelon in Dementia on eHealthMe:
- A study of drug interactions between Loratadine, Ibuprofen, Acetaminophen, Probiotic, Glucosamine And Chondroitin Sulfate And MSM, Multivitamin, Aspirin, Calcium Citrate, Meloxicam, Exelon, Nexium, Lantus, Novolog, Escitalopram, Lisinopril for a patient with Allergy To Plants, Cats/dogs Dander, Trees And Grasses, Chronic Pain, Intestinal Health Increase Healthy Bacteria Destroyed By Aspartame, Joint Stiffness, For Women Over 50, No Iron,need Lutein,etc., Preventative, Osteopenia, Stiffness In A Joint, Dementia, Acid Reflux, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent, Depression, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Chronic Pain, Osteoarthritis Aggravated, Dementia Due To Other General Medical Condition, Acid Reflux, Diabetes Mellitus Aggravated, Depression, High Blood Pressure
- A study of drug interactions between Rivastigmine, Sulfasalazine, Sinemet, Tamsulosin, Finasteride for a patient with Lewy Body Dementia, Colitis, Parkinson's Disease, Bph. The patient has Frequent Or Urgent Urination
- A study of side effects of Exelon for a patient with Dementia. The patient has Utimox
- A study of drug interactions between Coumadin, Valsartan, Atrovent Hfa, Azithromycin, Ceftriaxone, Calcitonin-salmon, Tylenol, Amlodipine Besylate, Rivastigmine Tartrate for a patient with Acquired Afibrinogenaemia, High Blood Pressure, Copd, Urosepsis, Pain In Extremity, Dementia. The patient has Pneumonia Aspiration
- A study of drug interactions between Rivastigmine, Namenda, Citalopram Hydrobromide, Ramipril, Glyburide for a patient with Dementia, Anxiety, High Blood Pressure, Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent. The patient has Namenda
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