The most common antidementia prescriptions were donepezil hydrochloride (63.0%), memantine hydrochloride
(41.8%), and rivastigmine tartrate (26.4%).
Amneal Pharmaceuticals has launched memantine hydrochloride
extended-release capsules, the company's AB-rated equivalent for Namenda, in 7 mg, 14 mg, 21 mg and 28 mg strengths.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 12, 2017-Zydus Cadila granted final FDA approval to commercialise Memantine Hydrochloride
M2 PHARMA-July 12, 2017-Zydus Cadila granted final FDA approval to commercialise Memantine Hydrochloride
The FDA approval of an abbreviated new drug application for memantine hydrochloride
tablets, the equivalent to branded Namenda, indicated for moderate to severe dementia of the Alzheimer's type brings the number of quality generic prescription products in Upsher-Smith's portfolio to more than 35, with more than 300 SKUs.
The second type of drug, memantine hydrochloride
(Namenda [R]), helps regulate the neurotransmitter glutamate, which is overproduced in AD.
NAMENDA XR is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to memantine hydrochloride
or to any excipients used in the formulation.
His medications were aspirin 81 mg qd, clopidogrel 75 mg qod, escitalopram oxalate 10 mg qd, quetiapine fumarate 25 mg qd, and memantine hydrochloride
10 mg qd.
 A 28-week multicenter, double-blind randomized placebo-controlled study conducted in the United States found that the progressive deterioration of moderate to severe AD could be alleviated with a daily oral dose of 20 mg memantine hydrochloride
.  A subsequent 24-week open-label extension study showed that all of the measures of efficacy considered in the study improved significantly in the individuals who had received placebos when they were subsequently treated with memantine hydrochloride
The study, involving 403 patients with an average age of 77.5 and Mini-Mental State Examination scores between 10 and 22, found that patients on memantine hydrochloride
(Namenda, 10 mg b.i.d.) showed a 1-point increase from baseline on the cognitive subscale of the Alzheimer's Disease Assessment Scale (ADAS-Cog).
said Tuesday they will jointly develop in Japan a new drug to treat Alzheimer's disease called memantine hydrochloride
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 15, 2016-Lannett awarded US FDA approval for Memantine Hydrochloride
Tablets USP, 5 mg And 10 mg