Fall is found among people who take Aricept, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Namenda, and have Dementia alzheimer's type . We study 18,037 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,245 have Fall. Find out below who they are, when they have Fall and more.
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Aricept has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease. (latest outcomes from Aricept 18,816 users)
Fall has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression (latest reports from 179,910 Fall patients).
On Dec, 01, 2016
18,037 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept.
Among them, 1,245 people (6.9%) have Fall
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My mother is 83 and developed muscle weakness after taking aricept for about a month. Within four months she became bed ridden and had bad coordination such as eating with a spoon was not possible. I stopped her aricept and she has improved gradually in the past 2 months. She can now walk, ...
My mother is taking many medications but these 2, Aricept and Chantix I wonder about. Ever since she started taking the Chantix her behavior has gotten erratic and her relationship with my stepfather has deteriorated to the point of divorce. I dont know if that is the direct cause of the ...
Hi, My name is Norma, and I am interested in finding out if members of the group have experienced any problems in taking Aricept and Oxybutynin together. I was on Vesicare for a few years, but just recently switched to Oxybutynin. I am concerned, also, that the Oxbutynin might render the ...
Hi my name is Rhonda My mother has been on Aricept for over 10 years Her family dr recently took her off week ago re possible atrial fib The family is very concerned about this! Dr said he has to cover himself in case her heart stopped???
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