donamem 5 mg uses
is a combination of the two medicines: Donepezil and Memantine which treat Alzheimer’s disease. Donepezil is cholinesterase inhibitor while Memantine is an of the NMDA inhibitor. Together, they balance the levels of the chemical messengers in the brain and help in transmission of nerve signals.
donamem 5 containing Donepezil and Memantine is available in various strengths and substitutes at every leading online pharmacy and drugstore, and medical supply store but should be given on the doctor’s prescription.
This capsule should be taken at the fixed time with or without food and as prescribed by the doctor. It is not recommended for the children and adolescent below 18 years of age. Also, caution should be taken in Pregnant/Breastfeeding women.
Donamem Tablet Related Warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Donamem 5 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however and there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in the pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Donamem 5 Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Donamem 5 Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Donamem 5 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of the Donamem 5 Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Donamem 5 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of the Donamem 5 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Side Effects of Donamem 5mg
minor & major donamem 5 mg tab side effects
- Psychotic reactions
- Balance disorders
- Drug allergy
- Abnormal gait
- Elevated liver function test
- Heart failure
- Inflammation of the pancreas