Review: could Aricept cause Neuropathy?
This is a review of Neuropathy (Peripheral neuropathy) by studying 14,804 people who take Aricept. We analyze: the time on Aricept when people have Neuropathy, gender and age of these people, the severity of Neuropathy, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Aricept. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Aricept (latest outcomes from 15,441 users) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease, memory loss. Commonly reported side effects of Aricept include fall, weakness, nausea, nausea aggravated, fatigue.
Neuropathy (damage to nerves) (latest reports from 24,978 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, peripheral neuropathy.
On Feb, 24, 2014: 14,413 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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This condition has caused me to have to take 900mg of Neurontin per day, which was prescribed by my Nurse Practioner, after my so called Cardiologist put me on Ranexa. Thank GOD for my Nurse Practioner!! I started having side effects 3 days after being put on this awful drug, saw my Cardio 5 days after and all he had to say was "I have never heard of that before". I was only, LOL "only", having severe pain in my hip down my legs,then I fell a few times because of no balance and ended up having to walk with a cane, only 5 days after being put on Ranexa. Then, my toes started to feel like I had mud squished between them about 2 months into the Neuropathy. Now, 1 year and 2 months later, my legs feel like I have knee socks on sometimes and have been like that for some time along with the squishing mud between my toes. Oh yeah, I have a NEW Cardiologist and a WONDERFUL Personal Injury/Malpractice Attorney too!
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Parkinson's disease for 14 years. Three back surgeries in three months. Klebseilla infection cured by cleft in IV over three months. Problem, severe hypotension. Even while laying flat. Low RBC count. Gets 2,000 mls fluid daily
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