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Posted 5 Jan 2012 by elaineatkins • 7 answers
Does long-term use of effexor lead to memory loss, brain damge and/or dementia? I know it inhibits platelet aggregation and leads to bleeding and severe bruising resulting from a very slight impact. As I am aged 66 years, I am concerned that continued use of effexor may hasten dementia and memory ...
Posted 24 Feb 2011 by lnko • 4 answers
I have also problems in concentration, learning and memorising. I was told that L-theanine could be used in such cases. Please, share your experience. This will help me to improve my health. Thanks in advance.
Posted 26 Jun 2013 by unhappyinnursinghome • 3 answers
My mom is 96years old and in a wheelchair. She is very unhappy with her life in a nursing home. She has high anxiety and extreme nervous energy and is bored, but nursing home activities do not interest her nor television. Can Trazodone help with all this along with helping her to sleep? She is ...
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.
Posted 16 Nov 2016 by jdd123 • 1 answer
My ex-wife does not take her daily medicine for early onset dementia, but is still able to live independently. I am trying to find a service/organization that provides in-home dispensing of medications on a daily basis, without a 2 hour minimum fee per day. Any suggestions? thanks
Posted 28 Sep 2016 by Karen15 • 0 answers
Posted 1 Sep 2016 by G mc • 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 ...
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.
My 83 yr old father-in-law fell 3 months ago and broke 3 ribs dementia is now severe is this common?
Posted 31 Aug 2016 by apryllcard • 0 answers
Posted 17 Feb 2016 by Gua • 2 answers
Constipation - what do you do for elderly with no motility in the bowels, fecal matter just sits in?
Posted 8 Aug 2016 by donW1960 • 0 answers
... there, person is 91 with dementia, on hospice.
Rivastigmine - My sister who has severe dementia and has a 9.5 patch on every day the mental health?
Posted 9 Aug 2016 by Anne Millington • 0 answers
... team have taken her off it and are monitoring her over the next few weeks,is there any danger of taking it off her or would it have been better just to reduce the dosage.she has been off it for 2 days now and I've noticed a change in that she's talking more and is more awake,what are ...
Posted 6 Jul 2016 by alihope • 1 answer
I took Paxil for probably 15 years and it worked perfect for me at a very low dose... 2.5 mg. I was taking it for anxiety/panic disorder. When I heard the reports about it being linked to dementia I switched to Lexapro. I have been on it for 2 months and have been anxious the whole time and have ...
Posted 29 Jun 2016 by boobey1 • 1 answer
My mother, who is diagnosed as having dementia, was recently placed in a nursing home. Recently, she became physically aggressive with a nursing home faculty member. Thereafter, she was seen by the nursing home's psychiatrist who prescribed her Zyprexa. After reading information, on your ...
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