the doctor said rivastigmine will control hallucinations, but she started to hallucinate when she started to take this medication. what should be done about this.
Psychiatric side effects including insomnia (9%), confusion (8%), depression (6%), anxiety (5%), hallucination (4%), and aggressive reaction (3%) have been reported.
I suggest she stops the medication and contact her Dr. asap.-
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