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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In December 2014, the FDA approved a combination pill for moderate to severe Alzheimers called Namzaric that combines memantine hydrochloride extended-release (Namenda) and donepezil hydrochloride (Aricept).
NAMZARIC is a once-daily, fixed-dose combination of memantine hydrochloride (a NMDA receptor antagonist) and donepezil hydrochloride (an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor, AChEI) for the treatment of moderate to severe Alzheimer's Disease in patients stabilized on 10 mg of donepezil hydrochloride once daily.
A 12-week, open trial of donepezil hydrochloride in patients with multiple sclerosis and associated cognitive impairments.
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To date the most successful has been donepezil hydrochloride, showing modest improvement in verbal memory.
1) Furthermore, donepezil hydrochloride (Aricept), a drug commonly used in patients with Alzheimer's disease, has been reported to cause high-grade A-V block as well as symptomatic sinus bradycardia, presumably due to its inhibition of acetylcholinesterase.
Woodcliff Lake, NJ) announced that the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey has ruled in Eisai's favor with respect to Eisai's motion for a preliminary injunction in its patent infringement lawsuit against Teva Pharmaceuticals and its division Gate Pharmaceuticals (collectively "Teva"), concerning Aricept (generic name: donepezil hydrochloride tablets).
Ranbaxy, India's second-biggest drugmaker was given tentative approval to sell donepezil hydrochloride, or generic Aricept, in 5 and 10 milligram tablets, the FDA said on its Web site.
Donepezil Hydrochloride tablets (5mg and 10mg strengths), a bioequivalent generic version of ARICEPT[R] tablets*.