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What the best medication is for dementia or alzheimers is? Is seroquel appropriate for sleeplessness

Posted 14 Feb 2014 by Vegerton 5 answers

My father is unable to sleep at night and becomes very agitated. He has dementia. Seroquel or risperdol are either appropriate to help with this issue.

Can you drink alcohol while taking Aricept?

Posted 10 Apr 2018 by Ashleyredman07 0 answers

Is weekend only too much or every night of the week too much? Hard liquor or beer. Are you even supposed to drink while taking this drug

Pepcid vs Prilosec and link to alzheimer’s?

Posted 9 Mar 2018 by Suesdrugs 0 answers

Which is better as far as side effects are concerned?

I’ve been taking Viibryd for two years. Until recently I was a huge fan as it saved my life.?

Posted 23 Mar 2018 by Oberon1 0 answers

... However, I am experiencing short term memory loss. My dr ordered an MRI & wants me to be tested for early onset Alzheimer’s. I asked if my memory loss could be attributed to Viibryd. He said it was unlikely. This leads me to ask has anyone experienced short term memory loss on Viibryd ...

Why does my dad constantly fall asleep?

Posted 23 Feb 2018 by katyaannah 2 answers

My dad is 65 years old and is constantly falling asleep. Any time he sits down he will fall asleep. He doesn't always go off into a deep sleep. Sometimes we will be watching a show with my mom there too and he will fall asleep and I will ask my mom something and he wakes up and gives an answer ...

Trazodone - is trazadone better to give to a elderly patient with (late-stage alzheimers);&?

Posted 2 Jan 2018 by JohnD Gaffney 0 answers

My Mom has late-stage alzheimers and she's sundowning between the hours of 3-5 in the afternoon & she's on Seroquel. I want to know if (trazadone) is better then Seroquel

Rivastigmine - How long is the Exelon patch effective? My wife has been on it for about 6 1/2 years

Posted 25 Dec 2017 by 1964rambler 0 answers

It’s actually the rivastigmine transdermal system. I think the generic Exelon patch

My 79 year mom with alzheimers is taking 80mg of ziprasidone and 10 mg of paxil a day. She seems d?

Posted 22 Nov 2017 by pllee 0 answers

She seems drugged, confused and is now shuffling to walk. I also noticed she is shaking at times in right hand and leg. What to do? Was diagnosed with hyper sexuality thus the paxil but is showing these signs as she went on the paxil. She also sufferrs from headaches and diarrhea. she also has ...

When is the optimum time to take Zyprexa at night. Bedtime is 9 pm?

Posted 3 Nov 2017 by TBUSHMAKER 0 answers

The client has alzheimer's disease.

Cholestyramine - Can this help stop the chronic diarrhea caused by Aricept?

Posted 22 Oct 2017 by Jnscott9 0 answers

My mom recently stopped Aricept due to the chronic diarrhea side effect. Has anyone had luck with this to stop the diarrhea and how long did it take to notice? Without Aricept, she is soooo much more confused! She was taking Aricept and Namenda separately, then Nemzaric 14/10 (combination of the ...

I have a 73 yr old client who was put on exelon patch 4.6 q 24 approximately 3 weeks ago?

Posted 7 Sep 2017 by Angiecci33 1 answer

He has Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, his neurologist said it would help with his agitation, but his agitation has actually increased. But the neurologist said to give it 4 weeks to see full effect. Should I call now or wait? Should I be worried?

Drug and herbal tea interactions?

Posted 23 Aug 2017 by Armagan 1 answer

My mom has alzheimers and she stays at a nursing home. The director at the nursing home asked me whether they could give sage tea to my Mom twice a day. These are her medications: Ebixa, Seroquel, Aricept, Adalat, Duphalac and Aspirin. Do you think sage tea will negatively interact with her ...

My dad takes Aricept, he is perfectly normal during the day but becomes extremely agitated at night?

Posted 9 Jun 2017 by Rhyme 0 answers

... which interrupts his and my mom's sleep. He takes his dose during the day, I was wondering what is the best time to take the medication, daytime or night time?

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