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Review: could Aricept cause Essential tremor?

Summary: Essential tremor is reported only by a few people who take Aricept.

We study 14,907 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Essential tremor and more.

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Aricept

Aricept (latest outcomes from 15,463 users) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in memory loss.

Trend of aricept reports

Essential tremor

Essential tremor (latest reports from 3,530 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, osteopenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.

Trend of Essential tremor reports

On Oct, 30, 2014: 14,907 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept. Among them, 1 people (0.01%) has Essential Tremor.

Trend of Essential tremor in Aricept reports

Time on Aricept when people have Essential tremor * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Essential tremor0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Essential tremor when taking Aricept * :

FemaleMale
Essential tremor100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Essential tremor when taking Aricept * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Essential tremor0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Essential tremor when taking Aricept ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Essential tremor ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Essential tremor (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Dementia alzheimer's type (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ferrous sulfate tab (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Omeprazole (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Prochlorperazine maleate (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Escitalopram oxalate (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Inderal (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I am on propranolol 10mg 3tad i now have a stomach bug and have been prescribed vancomycin, is it safe to take both together
    (Asked by a 68 year old woman who has Essential Tremor, and takes Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Propranolol Hydrochloride)
    I have a very bad stomach bug, can this be caused by use propranolol, and is it safe and will the vancomycin work, while i am taken propranolol
  • My mom is 88. she takes lexapro in the evening. she wakes up hallucinating. it's starting to get to her. what should i try for her?
    (Asked by a 88 year old woman who has Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Atrial Fibrillation, High Blood Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure, Dementia (controlled), and takes Multivitamin, Lipitor, Claritin, Allopurinol, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Namenda Xr, Aricept, Dicyclomine Hydrochloride, Bystolic, Lexapro)
    My mom has been taking Lexapro for about 2 1/2 to 3 months. She was taking it in the morning and her therapist felt it was making her drowsy. I began giving it to her before bed, and I believe that is when she started waking up during the night with hallucinations. I'm not sure if they are vivid ...
  • Does donepezil cause increased appetite?
    (Asked by a 70 year old woman who has Excessive Hunger, and takes Donepezil)
    I WOULD SIMPLY LIKE TO KNOW IF DONEPEZIL CAUSES AN INCREASE IN APPETITE!! WOULD APPRECIATE YOUR ANSWER SOON AND APPRECIATE YOUR TIME. THANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR YOUR HELP!!!!
  • Can abilify increase hallucinations in a person with frontotemporal lobe dementia?
    (Asked by a 71 year old woman who has Frontotemporal Dementia, Macular Degeneration, Depression - Elderly, Arthritis, High Blood Cholesterol, Heart Disease - Aging, and takes Centrum Silver, Vitamin D, Effexor, Dexilant, Namenda, Abilify, Aricept, Bentyl, Lipitor, Plavix, Voltaren)
    I was diagnosed with frontotemporal dementia 4 years ago. I have experienced hallucinations at times over the last 2 years usually related with a UTI. One ongoing hallucination that I have that is not related to UTI is seeing bugs burrowing in my arms. I also tend to see people who are not there at ...
  • Are there any sinus infection meds that do not exacerbate essential tremors?
    (Asked by a 64 year old woman who has Essential Tremor, and takes Allegra)
    I am trying to find an allergy med that will NOT make me very nervous and shaky. I have essential tremors and these meds make the condition worse - I shake much more and it feels like I'm on speed...but I have a chronic sinus headache which, I feel, is due to seasonal allergies...

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    After taking Melatonin 1mg as a sleep aid for several nights, I noticed that my essential tremor of the hand was showing improvement. Within a week the tremor was almost unnoticeable, and I could print and write neatly, even when slightly stressed at work. I haven't seen this response reported any ...
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