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Can I use tow 5mg exelon patches as10mg dose?

Mom using exelon patches 10mg for3years but this form not available in my country now only5mg available can I?

Posted 2 days 3 hours ago 0 answers

Exelon - My mother is 92 years of age and at what point does medication with all the side effects?

... dissolve the quality of living out the final days ?

Posted 6 Jun 2014 1 answer

What is the "worst case senerio" should we decide to stop using the Exelon Patch?

My 80 year-old mother was diagnosed with Alzheimers approximately 4 years ago and the Dr prescribed the patch 2 1/2 years ago. It does not seem to be helping as it originally did. She continues to ...

Posted 23 May 2013 2 answers

Exelon for Narcolepsy?

I am 28 years old. I have narcolepsy. My doctor has me on Exelon with stimulants to help my symptoms. Has anyone else heard of this? I have been using it for eight months now at the 9.5 dose. Is this ...

Posted 19 Apr 2012 2 answers

Exelon - Can you describe the initial course of pills treatment for users?

I have seen 'TAKE 1 CAPSULE PO QHS 1 X WEEK, THEN 1 CAPSULE PO BID X 1 WEEK, THEN... ' and so on. Does anyone out there have an English-only equivalent? Thank you.

Posted 19 Feb 2012 1 answer

Has anyone had their Exelon patch changed to the pill & experienced depression or other problems?

My grandmother has been using the Exelon patch (4.6mg) for almost four years now. I just had to move her to a nursing home for (hopefully) short-term rehab after she cracked her knee cap. The nursing ...

Posted 2 Mar 2011 2 answers

Does the Exelon patch contain two medications combined for the treatment of Alzheimer?

I have been told that the Exelon patch is superior to Aricept because Exelon contains two components and Aricept has only one. Exelon is superior because is is a combination of two medications for ...

Posted 11 Mar 2011 1 answer

Exelon Patch - what illness is this designed for, will it slow down the illness?

I am 59. Exactly what will the medication do to help or slow down the progression of illness. How many years does one have when they start this medication before they are not able to functions at a ...

Posted 6 Apr 2011 1 answer

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