Generic Aricept is a perfect remedy, which helps to fight with moderate or mild dementia as a result of Alzheimer's disease. It also improves the ability of patients with Alzheimer's disease to think, to reason, to perceive, to judge, to remember, to recognize. Generic Aricept acts by making the nerve cells in the brain work harder and by detaining the neurotransmitter acetycholine breakdown. It is cholinesterase inhibitor. Aricept is also known as Donepezil. Generic name of Generic Aricept is Donepezil. Brand names of Generic Aricept are Aricept, Aricept ODT.
The tablet should be dissolved on your tongue and then you should drink water.
Do not crush or chew it.
The usual dose is 5 mg-10 mg a day.
Take Generic Aricept tablets orally with or without food, at the same time every day at bedtime.
Take Generic Aricept once a day.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Generic Aricept suddenly.
Aricept Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Generic Aricept and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Generic Aricept: slow heartbeat, seizure, vomiting, shallow breathing, weak muscle, drooling, severe nausea, blurred vision, dizziness, sweating.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) away from moisture and heat. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of reach of children.
Aricept More Info
Active Ingredient: Donepezil.
Other Ingredients: Sorbitol, Povidone K-30, Citric acid anhydrous, Sodium citrate dihydrate, Sodium benzoate, Methylparaben, Propylene glycol, Sodium, Metabisulfite, water, Strawberry flavor,
Do not take Generic Aricept if you are allergic to Generic Aricept components.
Do not take Generic Aricept if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant. Do not breast-feed while taking Generic Aricept.
Be careful with Generic Aricept if you take hyoscyamine (such as Levsin, Anaspaz, Cystospaz); glycopyrrolate (such as Robinul); rifampin (such as Rifater, Rifadin, Rifamate); a fungal antibiotic (itraconazole (such as Sporanox), ketoconazole (such as Nizoral), fluconazole (such as Diflucan)); atropine (such as Donnatal); propantheline (such as Pro-Banthine); aspirin or other NSAIDs (mefenamic acid (such as Ponstel), piroxicam (such as Feldene), indomethacin (such as Indocin), ibuprofen (such as Advil, Motrin), naproxen (such as Naprosyn, Aleve), diclofenac (such as Voltaren), etodolac (such as Lodine), flurbiprofen (such as Ansaid), ketoprofen (such as Orudis), ketorolac (such as Toradol), meloxicam (such as Mobic)); mepenzolate (such as Cantil); belladonna; scopolamine (such as Transderm-Scop), methscopolamine (such as Pamine); quinidine (such as Quinaglute, Cardioquin, Quinidex); carbamazepine (such as Tegretol); phenobarbital (such as Solfoton, Luminal); clidinium (such as Quarzan); dicyclomine (such as Bentyl); phenytoin (such as Dilantin); dexamethasone (such as Decadron), methantheline (such as Provocholine); nabumetone (such as Relafen), diflunisal (such as Dolobid).
Be very careful with Generic Aricept if you suffer from or have a history of enlarged prostate, heart rhythm or seizure disorder, epilepsy, problems with urination, asthma, obstructive pulmonary disease.
Be careful with this drug if you are going to have a surgery.
Avoid driving machinery.
It can be dangerous to stop Generic Aricept taking suddenly.