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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.

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

Posted 18 days ago 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?

Is Vasotec one of the brain-penetrating ACE inhibitors ?

Posted 4 Jun 2017 by Jett3 0 answers

Is Vasotec one of the brain-penetrating ACE inhibitors that researchers associate with slowing the rate of cognitive decline/Alzheimer Disease progression?

Is it possible for some medications to bring on early on-set Alzheimer's disease or dementia?

Posted 1 Sep 2016 1 answer

I was wondering if some medications, such as antidepressants, antipsychotic, or anti anxiety medications, for example, could possible accelerate the rate at which these conditions could affect a person? The reason I am concerned about this is that many of the medications available cause memory ...

Husband has beginning stages of dementia, he takes gabapentin,trazadone,lisinipril,donepezil?

Posted 8 Sep 2016 by patsycake1 0 answers

and glimepirade, and risperidone.. will drinking a Rob Roy every evening at dinner, cause problems for him, like personality changes, like severe anger.

Alzheimer's Disease - Is there a guide to show when to stop Namenda and Aricept? Is there a time?

Posted 11 Apr 2016 by 4sisters4 0 answers

... when they are no longer effective? My mother (85) is a hospice patient because of lung disease. Her nurse suggested that we might want to stop these two medications because after a while they are not as effective. She has been taking these medications since 2009.

Urolet MB - Has anyone seen improvement with their memory after taking this med? My dad had?

Posted 9 Aug 2016 by Pet crazy 0 answers

... Alzheimer's so if it does help memory I will embrace this med even more. I will be starting urolet mb today for the first time to help with IC.

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