Review: how effective is Exelon for Dementia?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Overall ratings: 2.3/5
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 based on 11 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Exelon
Exelon (latest outcomes from 6,467 users) has active ingredients of rivastigmine tartrate. It is often used in alzheimer's disease. Common side effects of Exelon include fall, nausea and vomiting, confusional state, nausea, pneumonia.
Dementia (latest reports from 43,851 patients) is typically treated by Aricept, Namenda, Seroquel, Donepezil, Exelon, Galantamine Hydrobromide.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 11 people are studied for taking Exelon in Dementia
Exelon effectiveness for Dementia (number of people):
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Who find Exelon more effective for Dementia?
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Related topic: Exelon, Dementia
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Chronic uti no symptoms very odiferous
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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 ...
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- 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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