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

Posted 17 days ago by Angiecci33 0 answers

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?

Weight loss vs patch strength?

Posted 9 Dec 2015 by salsaredchic 0 answers

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,

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

Posted 6 Jun 2014 by markallen 1 answer

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

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

Posted 23 May 2013 by Anne G 2 answers

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 have urinary track infections, which is a common side effect for this patch, and Uti'S are also ...

Exelon for Narcolepsy?

Posted 19 Apr 2012 by Leslee_Lane 2 answers

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 safe for me to be using? I have had good results from it. Although it has seemed to be less ...

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

Posted 2 Mar 2011 by eg1 2 answers

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 home is forcing us to use their treating physician and immediately upon her admission he made ...

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

Posted 19 Feb 2012 by asmcoder 1 answer

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.

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

Posted 11 Mar 2011 by san55hol 1 answer

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 Alzheimer

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