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Review: could Aricept cause Alcohol interaction?

Summary: Alcohol interaction could be caused by Aricept, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take Diltiazem.

We study 14,892 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Alcohol interaction. Find out below who they are, when they have Alcohol interaction and more.

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Aricept

Aricept (latest outcomes from 15,446 users) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease.

Alcohol interaction

Alcohol interaction (latest reports from 3,266 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, personality disorder.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 14,806 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept. Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Alcohol Interaction. They amount to 0.06% of all the 3,266 people who have Alcohol Interaction on eHealthMe.

Trend of Alcohol interaction in Aricept reports

Time on Aricept when people have Alcohol interaction * :

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Gender of people who have Alcohol interaction when taking Aricept * :

FemaleMale
Alcohol interaction100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Alcohol interaction when taking Aricept * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Alcohol interaction0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Alcohol interaction when taking Aricept ** :

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How people recovered from Alcohol interaction ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

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Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Diltiazem (2 people, 100.00%)
  2. Pravastatin (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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