Review: could Aricept cause Neuropathy (Peripheral neuropathy)?
Summary: Neuropathy is reported only by a few people who take Aricept.
We study 14,912 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy and more.
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Aricept has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease. (latest outcomes from 15,468 Aricept users)
Neuropathy (damage to nerves) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 5,880 Neuropathy patients)
On Mar, 10, 2015: 14,911 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept. Among them, 5 people (0.03%) have Neuropathy.
Time on Aricept when people have Neuropathy * :
Gender of people who have Neuropathy when taking Aricept * :
Age of people who have Neuropathy when taking Aricept * :
Severity of Neuropathy when taking Aricept ** :
How people recovered from Neuropathy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 20.00%)
- Prostate cancer (1 people, 20.00%)
- Depression (1 people, 20.00%)
- Dementia alzheimer's type (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Detrol (3 people, 60.00%)
- Novolin n (2 people, 40.00%)
- Zocor (2 people, 40.00%)
- Paxil (2 people, 40.00%)
- Humulin r (2 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Calcium D - Glucarate, Vitamin B12, Vitamin D, Aspirin, Ditropan XL, Micardis, Singulair, Cymbalta, Requip, Aricept for a 77-year old woman with Osteomas, Immunity, Blood Thinner, Urinary Incontinence, High Blood Pressure, Asthma, Depression, Tremor, Alzheimers. The patient has Depression, Fecal Incontinence, Lack Of Coordination, Lethargy
- A study of side effects of Pristiq for a 54-year old woman with Menopause Hot Flashes. The patient has Neuropathy (damage to nerves)
- A study of drug interactions between Tamiflu, Albuterol Sulfate And Ipratropium Bromide, Nitrostat, Ondansetron, Oxycodone, Actemra, Nasonex, Spiriva, Victoza, Arava, Diovan Hct, Lipitor, Ranexa, Lantus Solostar, Wellbutrin Xl, Tricor, Carvedilol, Plavix, Xarelto for a 71-year old woman with Influenza B, Copd, Angina, Nausea And Vomiting, Pain, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Rhinitis, Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control, Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, Diabetes Mellitus, Stop Smoking, Blood Clots. The patient has Shortness Of Breath, Neuropathy, Tinnitus, Loss Of Coordination, Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness, Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness, Weight Loss, Appetite - Decreased, Diarrhea, Nausea And Vomiting
- A study of side effects of Donepezil for a 66-year old man with Forgetfulness. The patient has Dizziness
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