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Weight loss vs patch strength?

I am thinking that an Exelon rep once did an inservice and said that there are weight limits on Exelon patch Could you help me with this? I have a patient with weight of 102# on Exelon 9.5 patch,

Posted 9 Dec 2015 0 answers

Can I use tow 5mg exelon patches as10mg dose?

Mom using exelon patches 10mg for3years but this form not available in my country now only5mg available can I?

Posted 26 Nov 2015 0 answers

Exelon - My mother is 92 years of age and at what point does medication with all the side effects?

... dissolve the quality of living out the final days ?

Posted 6 Jun 2014 1 answer

What is the "worst case senerio" should we decide to stop using the Exelon Patch?

My 80 year-old mother was diagnosed with Alzheimers approximately 4 years ago and the Dr prescribed the patch 2 1/2 years ago. It does not seem to be helping as it originally did. She continues to ...

Posted 23 May 2013 2 answers

Exelon for Narcolepsy?

I am 28 years old. I have narcolepsy. My doctor has me on Exelon with stimulants to help my symptoms. Has anyone else heard of this? I have been using it for eight months now at the 9.5 dose. Is this ...

Posted 19 Apr 2012 2 answers

Exelon - Can you describe the initial course of pills treatment for users?

I have seen 'TAKE 1 CAPSULE PO QHS 1 X WEEK, THEN 1 CAPSULE PO BID X 1 WEEK, THEN... ' and so on. Does anyone out there have an English-only equivalent? Thank you.

Posted 19 Feb 2012 1 answer

Has anyone had their Exelon patch changed to the pill & experienced depression or other problems?

My grandmother has been using the Exelon patch (4.6mg) for almost four years now. I just had to move her to a nursing home for (hopefully) short-term rehab after she cracked her knee cap. The nursing ...

Posted 2 Mar 2011 2 answers

Does the Exelon patch contain two medications combined for the treatment of Alzheimer?

I have been told that the Exelon patch is superior to Aricept because Exelon contains two components and Aricept has only one. Exelon is superior because is is a combination of two medications for ...

Posted 11 Mar 2011 1 answer

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