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Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. Keppra and prozac
    ... adverse side effects. I was on Topamax, Lorazapam, Exelon , Ambien (all brain drugs) and in reality the Lorazapam ... , Exelon and AMbien were all prescribed to deal with the side...
    ... adverse side effects. I was on Topamax, Lorazapam, Exelon , Ambien (all brain drugs) and in reality the Lorazapam ... , Exelon and AMbien were all prescribed to deal with the side...

Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia board

  1. New to site--Desperate for advice!
    ... , a sedative (Zyprexa) and alzheimers medication ( Exelon , the only one that did not make her too sick). The...

  2. Elexon and other meds- info. please
    ... EXELON (not Elexon, they're a power company LOL) According ... to my trusty "Drug Book", Exelon is also known as Rivastigmine. It's is a 'pseudo-irreversib ... for mild to moderate AD or Parkinson's disease. Exelon improves the function of nerve cells in the brain...
    ... just found this AD on Healthboards about this drug Exelon .... well worth reading up on to see if it's worthwhile...

  3. New to the board but not to AD
    ... and some just didn't seem to make sense. One drug Exelon which is not covered by his VA RX benefits is $364 ... .00 a month. When I looked up the info on Exelon , it says it is for early to mid-stages of alzheimers ... doctor told me that he could not find any proof that Exelon would benefit my dad in any way this late in the disease...
    ... C or P- My husband was also on Exelon & Namenda. I questioned their value and ran the medication...
    ... DH went off Reminyl (same family as Exelon ) and Namenda last year. He had no problems just stopping...

  4. cessation of aricept
    ... these kinds of drugs. There's another one called Exelon (Rivastigmine) but it's for mild to moderate. Ebixa...

  5. Changes in behavior
    ... on me. His psychiatrist has upped his Seroquel and Exelon and I can tell a difference already in his being calmer...

  6. Transitioning from aricept to nameda
    ... diagnosed with AD three years ago. He began taking Exelon , plus a host of supplements and anti-inflammatories...
    ... really hasn't lost much ground since beginning on the Exelon . He improved slightly and stayed there through adding...
    ... trying 5 mg increments. Have you heard of taking Exelon and Aricept together (in addition to Namenda)?...
    ... Dear Hurting, You asked, "Have you heard of taking Exelon and Aricept together (in addition to Namenda)?" ... I've heard that either Exelon or Aricept was prescribed for the condition of AD ... for the condition of AD. But, I have not heard of Exelon being used with Namenda. (Not that this may not be...
    ... tell him what is working best. The combination of Exelon , Namenda, and Aricept (at 10mg) has been the best...
    ... Namenda together, I do not advise combining Aricept and Exelon as they both have similar mechanisms of action, both...

  7. Specialists
    ... the dx of "probable Alzheimers" and started him on Exelon and Zoloft. The Neurologist later changed him to...

  8. New Book I Read, Wanted to Share.
    ... by the GI issue. I've understood it's worse with Exelon though. I liked this book because it explained a lot...

  9. Aricept & Diarrhea?
    ... might consider trying another AChE inhibitor llike Exelon or Reminyl, or perhaps singular or combinative therapy...

  10. New member/hello everyone

  11. Preparation Guidelines Needed
    ... anyway---that is another story.) She started taking Exelon 6 months ago. Dr said that recent studies indicate ... that Exelon is better. Any comments on that? I am looking for...

  12. Memantine Update!!
    ... full recommended dosage we also cut the dosage of exelon by 33% results so far: she is much calmer than...
    ... started memantine concurrently with the subsidence of Exelon , it's hard to know whether the observed changes are ... or the reduction of another. Have you ever tapered Exelon before, with no concurrent introduction of another...

  13. new question?
    ... for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease: Aricept, Exelon , or Reminyl Anti-depressants given when and as...

  14. Memantine Question?
    ... I personally haven't seen any clinical trials with Exelon and Namenda although I have seen some with Aricept...

  15. dad
    ... dimensia. Her family dr. put her on a trial period of Exelon to see if it helped. We were told it helps slow down...

  16. when to stop aricept
    ... mother is in the middle stages of Alzheimer's and is on Exelon . She had to be admitted to an extended care home ... know if this was from the actuall recovery or the Exelon and are not willing to take the chance by taking her...

  17. Frontotemporal Dementia/Pick's Disease
    ... approved Alzheimer's drugs – Namenda, Cognex, Aricept, Exelon and Reminyl -- that may temporarily relieve some symptoms...

  18. Alzheimers and heredity factors
    ... Drugs of choice for AD today are Aricept, Reminyl, and Exelon . Mementine is a drug that people say works, but not...

  19. Medicine Questions
    ... The current drugs of choice for AD are Aricept, Exelon , Reminyl and Mementine--when you can get it from Germany...

  20. Been there already????????
    ... generally taken with another AD medicine,like Aricept,or Exelon or reminyl.... ------------------ SnowyLynne [This...
    ... She has had problem with the aricept and exelon made her very sick and when i tried to ask the doctor...

  21. Carepartner help (caregiver)
    ... doctor about meds such as, Risperdal, aricept, reminyl, exelon , to see which of these would work best for him. Buspar...

  22. Two Alzhemiers medicines??
    ... have any experience with the effect of Celebrex or Exelon on Alzheimers?...

  23. Proven supplements for Alzheimer's Disease
    ... Reminyl? My Mom has been on Aricept, Celebrex and then Exelon and we're not seeing any changes at all. Just took ... her off Exelon due to terrible headaches and panic attacks ...KBC...
    ... TO KBC: My mom started with Aricept and then tried Exelon and could not tolerate either. She got sick on both...

  24. Questions about Atavan/nursing home care
    ... this drug and it's side effects? She is also taking Exelon for her Alz's. Anyone have any insight on this type...

  25. Exelon??
    ... Dear Sandy W or others with Exelon knowledge I was curious to get your experiences with ... Exelon . My mother's memory has been getting progressively ... over the last 2 years due to Alzheimers, in spite of Exelon . We had already tried Aricept but found it had too...
    ... there is nothing that stops the decline. Aricept, Exelon and the others may for a time improve memory but when...

Epilepsy board

  1. To all Topamax users
    ... me like I was insane. My doctor then put me on exelon which is what they give to people w/ Alzheimer's....
    ... Hi Topamax, You say they put you on Exelon that is used for A. I have they same problem with ... what my doctors told me.Just wondering how well the Exelon helped you memory?Very interesting. Take care,Sherri...
    ... Hey Sherri, I was on a low dose of Exelon (I can't remember what exactly it was. My memory ... on the Topamax). I was uninsured at the time and Exelon is really expensive. I took half the dose my doctor ... thought it was best to take me off the Topamax and Exelon . Fortunately, I haven't had too many grand mal...

  2. wife's Keppra side effects (long post)
    ... as a doornail. My doctor went as far as put me on Exelon (a med for Alzheimer's) to counteract the side effects...

  3. questions about medication and memory loss
    ... they had just answered). My doctor even put me on Exelon to counteract the cognitive/memory effects of the...

  4. See neuro tomorrow- gonna beg off Topa
    ... to go on disability. Then she gave me a script for Exelon which is what they give to people w/ Alzheimer's....

  5. Keppra to Topamax
    ... throbbing headaches. It's also nice to not have to take Exelon (what they give people w/ Alzheimer's disease) to...

  6. Topamax Saga
    ... there and I know how awful it is. My doctor put me on Exelon (what they give people w/ Alzeheimer's) to counteract...

Headaches & Migraines board

  1. Topamax Side Effects
    ... no cognitive side effects). She did however give me Exelon which is what they give to people w/ Alzheimer's....

  2. Mixing topamax with maxaxlt???
    ... cognitive effects would get better (even got a script for Exelon , which is what they give people w/ Alzheimer's), I...
    ... am weaning off the topamax, the lorazapam and the exelon (for alzheimer's/cognitive) now. I am also on Keppra...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. update and a question
    ... aggressive with it. End result is that I use an Exelon patch (it is used alot - I believe - for folks with...

  2. Dissability, should I feel guilty for applying?
    ... stress, too. For the cog fog, ask your doc about the Exelon patch. Helps me concentrate but the short term memory...

  3. cognitive problems
    ... what it's worth, my doc has had me try a patch called Exelon and I love it! I've noticed a big difference in my...

Neuropathy board

  1. Topamax. cause/bring out liver issues?
    ... assistance. She did, however, write me a prescription for Exelon which is the drug they give for people with Alzheimer...

Parkinson's Disease board

  1. Tremors Help?

Anemia board

  1. Vitamin B12 deficiency and extremely tired don't find injections help much
    ... Benzodiazepines working. By the way, she is also on Exelon to help with memory (an Alzheimers drug). Why isn...
    ... for her pulse rate (it was 152 last month, BP fine) Exelon 4.5mg 2 per day Ambien 10mg at bedtime I think...

High Cholesterol board

  1. Statin/Fibrate combination induces auto-immune disorder
    ... her dementia worse. Besides her Alzheimer's drugs ( Exelon and Namenda), she is taking more strong meds (having...

Immune Disorders board

  1. statin/fibrate induces auto immune disorder
    ... her dementia worse. Besides her Alzheimer's drugs ( Exelon and Namenda), she is taking more strong meds (having...

Addiction & Recovery board

  1. topamax for alcohol addiction
    ... get (that is another looong story). I was even on exelon which is what they give to people with alzheimer's...

Depression board

  1. Re: Nexium and Anxiety / Depression
    ... longer than that, but she is now only taking Xanax and Exelon (Alzheimers med) and has been classified as an Alzheimers...