donepezil


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do·nep·e·zil

 (dō-nĕp′ə-zĭl′)
n.
A drug, C24H29NO3, that inhibits acetylcholinesterase and is used in its hydrochloride form to treat mild to moderate dementia caused by Alzheimer's disease.

[Perhaps (in)done, a ketone (ind(ene) + -one) + (pi)pe(ridine) + alteration of (ben)zyl.]

donepezil

(dəˈnɛpəzɪl)
n
a drug used to treat dementia
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donepezil

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The MINDSET trial is designed to confirm the results of a 684-patient international, multi-center, double-blind placebo-controlled study in which patients on a stable background of donepezil therapy receiving 35 mg RVT-101 demonstrated statistically significant improvements on the ADAS-cog and ADCS-ADL as compared to patients receiving donepezil alone.
Bu yazida klinigi unutkanlik yakinmasiyla baslayan ve Donepezil tedavisinden yarar goren bir "Kortikal MS" olgusu bildirilmistir.
This case highlights atrioventricular block as a potential adverse effect of donepezil.
The usual initial adult dose for oral use is 3 mg of donepezil hydrochloride once daily.
The 12-week, phase II study randomized 274 subjects to either placebo, 10 mg donepezil, or 5 or 10 mg ABT-126.
Participants were randomly assigned to receive a capsule saffron 30 mg/day (15 mg twice per day) or donepezil 10 mg/day (5 mg twice per day).
If they say, 'I want a pill,' I give them donepezil.
Donepezil, which can slow the symptoms of the disease in the early to moderate stages, had previously only been available under the brand name Aricept.
We are pleased to announce the day-one launch of both generic Donepezil film-coated tablets and Donepezil Orodispersible (OD) tablets.
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For the irreversible types including Alzheimer's, vascular and Lewy-body dementia there are four common medications used: Donepezil (Aricept), Rivastigimine (Exelon), Memantine (Ebixa) and Galantamine (Reminyl).
Although in most cases, these effects have been mild and transient, sometimes lasting one to three weeks, and have resolved during continued use of donepezil hydrochloride, patients should be observed closely at the initiation of treatment.