Aricept

Last Update February 11, 2016
Taken for: Alzheimer
Other brands: Donepezil, Aricept ODT
Donepezil, marketed under the trade name Aricept by its developer Eisai Co. and partner Pfizer, is a centrally acting reversible...
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2.0
Concern level
3.0
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Positive 2,681 "Aricept is a prescription drug. An alternative is saffron - apparently, it is as effective:... "Read more positive discussions
Negative 2,051 "...posted by: biccoastal Please stop the Aricept and have your doctor prescribe something else. I have ulcerative colitis and, in my opinion, Aricept's minor mental... "Read more negative discussions
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| Elisabeth1
can you have a glass of wine and take Aricept and Namenda, my mother is 90 and has decided she wants a glass of wine every once in awhile

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| My 80 y old Dad
After my 80 year old Dad was prescribed Aricept, he started to experience GI symptoms, mainly diarrhea. After every meal... Due to his vagueness and the sensitive nature of his private bowel habits- the extent of the nature was not clear at first. Weight loss and constant bowel irritation and action!
Over 4 months later, many stool samples (negative) and lab tests, his GI Dr. ordered a colonoscopy. Diagnosis: a Colitis, that the Dr. wants to order Uceris, a very very expensive corticosteroid for! Another medication, on top of my Dad's huge list. Not sure where we are heading with this...

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re causing terrible paranoia. I believe Aricept helps...
| ehealthforum.com
" ...Does Aricept treat paranoia because I just started ...5mg once a day. Her biggest issue is the auditory hallucinations are causing... "

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he doctor has prescribed aricept. I am wondering if a...
| forum.alzheimer.ca
" Aricept My mother was recently diagnosed with alzheimers. The doctor has prescribed aricept. I am wondering if anyone ...the side... "

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This is on Aricept's website: \"It's important to remember t...
| www.alzconnected.org
" This is on Aricept's website: \"It's important to remember that while ARICEPT treats the symptoms of Alzheimer's ...over time,... "

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and wasn't given any drug like Aricept as we were told...
| forum.alzheimers.org.uk
" My husband was on Aricept but he has Alzheimer's. ...vascular dementia and wasn't given any drug like Aricept as... "

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the Aricept help with the memory loss? I had to look it...
| www.cpaptalk.com
" Does the Aricept help with the memory loss? ...is a treatment for Alzheimers - is it also used for sleep /... "

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ing? My mom also has Alzheimers and she is on Aricept no...
| www.alzconnected.org
" ...since your last post... How is your mom doing? My mom also has Alzheimers and she is on Aricept... "

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meds they have put her on Aricept telling her she has...
| www.lowcarbfriends.com
" ...with Hashi's and instead of the proper meds they have put her on Aricept telling her she has dementia... "

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Both the doctor and I think that it has helped. I h...
| www.msworld.org
" My husband has moderate Alzheimers and one of his medications is Aricept. Both the doctor and I think that it has... "

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Facts about Aricept

Aricept insert
What does Aricept treat?
How do I obtain Aricept?
Prescription in the USA
How do I take Aricept?
Pill
What dosages are available?
5mg, 10mg, 23mg
Ingredients
Donepezil Hcl
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