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Review: could Aricept cause Neuropathy peripheral?





Summary: Neuropathy peripheral is found among people who take Aricept, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Bone density abnormal.

We study 14,910 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Among them, 78 have Neuropathy peripheral. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy peripheral and more.

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Aricept

Aricept has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in memory loss. (latest outcomes from Aricept 15,465 users)

Neuropathy peripheral

Neuropathy peripheral (surface nerve damage) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain.(latest reports from Neuropathy peripheral 27,652 patients)

On Dec, 1, 2014: 14,907 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept. Among them, 78 people (0.52%) have Neuropathy Peripheral.

Trend of Neuropathy peripheral in Aricept reports

Time on Aricept when people have Neuropathy peripheral * :

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Gender of people who have Neuropathy peripheral when taking Aricept * :

FemaleMale
Neuropathy peripheral72.15%27.85%

Age of people who have Neuropathy peripheral when taking Aricept * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Neuropathy peripheral0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%7.02%38.60%54.39%

Severity of Neuropathy peripheral when taking Aricept ** :

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How people recovered from Neuropathy peripheral ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bone density abnormal (16 people, 20.51%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (9 people, 11.54%)
  3. Atrial fibrillation (8 people, 10.26%)
  4. Bone loss (7 people, 8.97%)
  5. Depression (7 people, 8.97%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (40 people, 51.28%)
  2. Zometa (40 people, 51.28%)
  3. Percocet (27 people, 34.62%)
  4. Vitamin b6 (26 people, 33.33%)
  5. Norvasc (26 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    I have had very dark, tarry stools since August. It's easy to find warnings about this side effect of Aricept but I have never heard and cannot find any suggestion for curing this condition. I would greatly appreciate knowing any actions that have cured this nuisance in other patients. Thanks in ...
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    SUPPORT GROUP IN UNITED STATES!!! Hi, the only support group that I've been able to find for people with insulinomas is located in the UK... just wondering if there is one in the US. I had pancreatic surgery to remove my first insulinoma in 2012, we're thinking there's another because I'm stil ...
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    (Asked by a 68 year old man who has Neuropathy Peripheral, and takes Tramadol)
    Doctor told me I have emphysema changes in my lungs.could this be causing my nausea every day all day?
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    (Asked by a 72 year old man who has Neuropathy Peripheral, Renal Failure - Chronic, Bladder Distension, and takes Pyridoxine, Methylcobalamin, Alpha - Lipoic Acid, Gabapentin)
    Existing illness are Chronic renal failure (after hydro uretero nephrosis due to BPH) and peripheral neuropathy (vit B6 deficiency ) after ATT are the major problems along with BP .At present , the problem is that creatinine gas risen from 1,1 to 1.5 in 6 months .Since 6 months , I am taking medicin ...
  • 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 ...

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