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Aricept 10mg & Namenda xr 21mg together is it safe?

Can a patient take Aricept and namenda together?

Posted 18 May 2016 0 answers

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

... 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 ...

Posted 11 Apr 2016 0 answers

Aricept, relating to the brain fog & short term memory issues?

I have major issues with brain fog and short term memory loss, if its not in front of me or coming out of my mouth is pretty much gone. I'm having huge issues just keeping my thoughts straight.

Posted 23 Apr 2016 1 answer

Nightmares taking Aricept?

My wife has been taking the generic for at least 4 or 5 months. She started on 5mg and she is now on 23mg. She has started having nightmares every night for at least a week. Many times she is talking ...

Posted 12 Mar 2016 2 answers

Aricept 5 Is being administered in the morning 10 am upon rising. At 7 am or so Alz patient wakes up

... very agitated confused & feisty even paranoid abt someone a man being after him. Wld changing the time he takes the medication to before going to bed help? Do they hv a tendency of waking up ...

Posted 12 Mar 2016 0 answers

Would neurontin be safe to use in a mild cognitive impairment/dementia patient with RA and spinal s?

Stenosis currently on aricept, Zoloft, donepzil, methotrexate and SIMPONI aria?

Posted 22 Dec 2015 2 answers

My mother had been on Aricept and Namenda for about 5 years when a new doctor took her off of both?

5 dads later she she ended up in the hospital with strange behaviors. All tests showed nothing unusual. Even a ct scan was normal or no change from a prior one. She went from walking and feeding ...

Posted 2 Aug 2015 2 answers

Can aricept increase libido?

My 79 yr old dad has been on Aricept for about 1 yr and appears to exhibit some inappropriate sexual behaviors such as exposing himself, masturbating and touching unfamiliar females. We're not ...

Posted 26 Sep 2015 1 answer

Are there any known withdrawn symptons when discontinuing Aricept suddenly?

My husband was instructed to discontinue Aricept 3 days ago. Last night, he could not go to sleep because of a sensation in his right lower leg similar to RLS. He did better when walking but was ...

Posted 11 Jan 2015 1 answer

Mom mistakenly took her am and pm dosages at once?

So rather than taking one 5mg Namenda with breakfast, she took two Namendas and one Aricept. Anything I should do?

Posted 3 Dec 2014 1 answer


My 84 year old grandmother who was perfectly healthy. Walks 5-8 miles a day she is 4ft 11 inch . Has recently put on these medications; felodipine, Zoloft, lisinopril, aricept and has recently ...

Posted 9 Nov 2014 1 answer

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