Buy Aricep 23mg
Aricep 23mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of dementia associated with Alzheimer’s disease. It is not recommended in patients with gastrointestinal bleeding and lung diseases.
Aricep 23mg Details
Composition = Donepezil
Indication = Alzheimer’s disease
Manufacturer = Eisai Pharmaceuticals India Ltd.
What Is Aricep 23mg?
Aricep 23mg Tablet SR, a cholinesterase inhibitor, is used to treat a brain disorder that affects the ability to remember, communicate, think clearly, and perform daily activities and may cause changes in mood and personality in people who have Alzheimer’s disease.
It improves mental function by increasing the amount of certain chemicals in the brain. However, it does not cure Alzheimer’s disease completely. Possible side effects of this medicine include loss of appetite, difficulty sleeping, gastrointestinal upset, vomiting, diarrhoea or muscle cramping.
How Does Aricep 23mg Work?
Memory loss in Alzheimer’s disease occurs due to disturbances of signal transmission in the brain. Aricep 23mg Tablet is a cholinesterase inhibitor. It works by increasing the levels of a chemical messenger (acetylcholine) involved in transmmission of nerve signals. This improves memory and thinking.
What Is Route Of Administration?
Take this medication by mouth with or without food as directed by your doctor, usually once daily just before bedtime. If you experience sleep problems (insomnia), talk to your doctor about switching to a morning dose.
If you are taking the 23-milligram strength tablets, swallow them whole. Do not split, crush, or chew these tablets. Doing so can increase the risk of side effects.
Dosage Of Aricep 23mg
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Side Effects Of Aricep 23mg
Upset stomach or throwing up.
Feeling tired or weak.
Very bad dizziness or passing out.
A heartbeat that does not feel normal.
Trouble passing urine.
Very bad belly pain.
Throwing up blood or throw up that looks like coffee grounds.
Black, tarry, or bloody stools.
Very upset stomach or throwing up.
Trouble breathing that is new or worse.
Drug To Drug Interaction
Carvedilol = Aricep 23mg may lower the heart rate and blood pressure if taken together. Inform the doctor if you are receiving antihypertensives like carvedilol, metoprolol, and nifedipine. Any symptoms of dizziness, irregular heartbeat should be informed to the doctor.
Oxcarbazepine = Inform the doctor if you are receiving oxcarbazepine, carbamazepine as these medicines will decrease the effect of Aricep 23mg Tablet.
Tramadol = Aricep 23mg may increase the risk of seizures if taken together. The risk is more in the elderly population with the history of head injury or seizures.
While Tacking Aricep 23mg
Before taking donepezil, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: breathing problems (such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), fainting, seizures, stomach/intestinal disease (such as ulcers, bleeding), trouble urinating (such as enlarged prostate).
This drug may make you dizzy or drowsy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires alertness until you are sure you can perform such activities safely. Limit alcoholic beverages.
Pregnancy = Aricep 23mg is not recommended for pregnant women unless necessary. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
Breast-feeding = It is not known whether this medicine is excreted in breast milk. It is not recommended in breastfeeding women unless necessary. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
Seizures = Aricep 23mg is known to cause generalized convulsions. Any symptoms of seizures should be informed to the doctor.
Pediatric use = The safety and efficacy have not been established in patients younger than 18 years.
Uses Of Aricep 23mg
Aricep 23mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. It should be used in patients with moderate to severe Alzheimer’s disease.
Storage Of Aricep 23mg
Store at room temperature.Store in a dry place. Do not store in a bathroom.Keep all drugs in a safe place. Keep all drugs out of the reach of children and pets.
Throw away unused or expired drugs. Do not flush down a toilet or pour down a drain unless you are told to do so. Check with your pharmacist if you have questions about the best way to throw out drugs. There may be drug take-back programs in your area.