Namenda is taken for: Alzheimer

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Taken for: Alzheimer, OCD*
Other names: Memantine
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Memantine is the first in a novel class of Alzheimer's disease medications acting on the glutamatergic system by blocking NMDA glutama...
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Does Namenda cause Weight Gain ?

Weight Gain is a known side effect of Namenda
#24 in Namenda discussions - 63 posts discuss Weight Gain with Namenda. Weight Gain is #24 concern in Namenda discussions.
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Since on Namenda. I have gained 20 lbs. Am unable too...
" ...modifying my diet. Since on Namenda. I have gained 20 lbs. Am unable too lose. I... "

Our family Dr. weaned hubs off of Namenda and Aricept about...
" Our family Dr. weaned hubs off of Namenda and Aricept about 2 months ...We think it was upsetting his stomach, he has lost about 30 lbs over 3 months. (Geez wish that would happen to me!... "

been successful? I am still on Namenda at 10 mg a...
" ...treatment been successful? I am still on Namenda at 10 mg a day, ...was high due to my weight gain because of the beta blocker. I did lose weight after going off the propranolol but still need... "

my decision he was concerned about discontinuing the Namenda...
" ...spitting them out. When I informed our neurologist of my decision he was concerned about discontinuing the Namenda as this could ...his appetite has gotten better with a gain of 10 pounds in the... "

mom was on Namenda (just started about two weks before she...
" ...on Namenda (just started ...of her body weight. so she was put on hospice care. her doctor decided to change her meds back to Namenda and she came ...another state. she is not so talkative no... "

Aricept and Namenda which also made me gain weight. For Ten...
" ...those pills. I have neuropathy in my feet ...medication that made me gain weight. Off the Aricept and Namenda which also made me gain weight. For Ten years I have been a zombie. Now I have... "

CORGARD. ALSO IS ANYONE ON NAMENDA FOR HEADACHES. SAME...
" ...WONDERING IF ANYONE HAS PUT ON WEIGHT FROM TAKING CORGARD. ALSO IS ANYONE ON NAMENDA FOR HEADACHES. SAME QUESTION ANY WEIGHT GAIN. I HATE THAT YOU ...MED THAT CAN CAUSE WEIGHT GAIN! PLEASE LET ... "

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anxiety you experience with Namenda. Perhaps the anxiety...
" ...SSRIS cause rapid weight gain and metabolic syndrome ...of ideas. What about combining Parnate with Klonopin and possibly Namenda? That should ...anxiety you experience with Namenda. Perhaps... "

drugs been successful in treating antipsychotic weight gain...
" ...weight gain and cognitive problems attention deficit? My last doc a year ago said if he was going to use a drug for attention deficit caused from the drugs he would try namenda. I'm also... "

months. I am now only on Namenda. It's expensive but the...
" ...made me tired and I gained 30 lbs in 6 months. I am now only on Namenda. It's expensive but the only side effect I have is ringing in the ears. I see my neuro... "

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