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Review: how effective is Exelon for Dementia?

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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 7,130 users) has active ingredients of rivastigmine tartrate. It is often used in alzheimer's disease.

Dementia

Dementia (latest reports from 42,145 patients) is typically treated by Aricept, Namenda, Seroquel, Donepezil, Exelon, Galantamine Hydrobromide.

On Apr, 24, 2014: 11 people are studied for taking Exelon in Dementia




Exelon effectiveness for Dementia


Long term Exelon effectiveness for Dementia

Exelon effectiveness for Dementia (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall25310
Long term
(1+ years)
02000

Gender of people who take Exelon for Dementia * :

FemaleMale
Dementia54.55%45.45%

Age of people who take Exelon for Dementia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dementia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Who find Exelon more effective for Dementia?

Gender of people who find Exelon more effective * :

FemaleMale
Dementia100.00%0.00%

Age of people who find Exelon more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dementia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    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 ...

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    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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