Nootropics Rivastigmine CAS: 123441-03-2 for Treating Alzheimer’s or Parkinson

Do NOT use rivastigmine if:

  • you are allergic to any ingredient in rivastigmine or to carbamate derivatives (eg, meprobamate)
  • you have had a skin reaction to the patch form of rivastigmine in the past and you have not had a negative allergy test
  • you are taking another form of rivastigmine (eg, patch, solution) or another cholinesterase inhibitor (eg, donepezil)
  • you are taking acebutolol, atenolol, betaxolol, bisoprolol, carvedilol, esmolol, labetalol, metoclopramide, metoprolol, nadolol, nebivolol, penbutolol, pindolol, propranolol, sotalol, or timolol

 

How to use rivastigmine:

Use rivastigmine as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.

  • Take rivastigmine by mouth with the morning and evening meals, unless your doctor tells you otherwise.
  • Take rivastigmine on a regular schedule to get the most benefit from it.
  • Taking rivastigmine at the same time each day will help you remember to take it.
  • Continue to take rivastigmine even if you feel well. Do not miss any doses.
  • If you miss a dose of rivastigmine, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once. Contact your doctor if you miss several doses of rivastigmine. Your doctor may need to restart your medicine at a lower dose to avoid side effects.

 

Rivastigmine Benefits

Rivastigmine improves the function of nerve cells in the brain. It works by preventing the breakdown of a chemical that is important for the processes of memory, thinking, and reasoning. People with dementia usually have lower levels of this chemical.
Rivastigmine is used to treat mild to moderate dementia caused by Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease.
Rivastigmine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.

Rivastigmine Dosage

The dosage of Exelon to treat Alzheimer’s Disease is 6-12 mg/day, given twice-a-day. The dose to treat Parkinson’s Disease is 3-12 mg/day, given twice-a-day. Exelon may interact with atropine, belladonna, clidinium, dicyclomine, glycopyrrolate, hyoscyamine, mepenzolate, methantheline, methscopolamine, propantheline. Tell your doctor all medications you are taking. During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when prescribed by a doctor. It is unknown if this medication passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
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