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Memantine is used to treat symptoms associated with Alzheimer's disease. Memantine works to reduce dementia by reducing chemicals that contribute to Alzheimer's disease. The drug, while reducing symptoms of the disease, will not cure Alzheimer's disease. Memantine should only be used to treat severe dementia.
Memantine will not stop the disease from spreading or worsening. A medical professional will prescribe Memantine if they feel it will benefit the individual.
Below you will find the different types of conditions that can be treated by using Memantine:
- Alzheimer's disease
Memantine dosage is dependent on the individual that it is being administered to. A patient on Memantine is given an initial dose which is gradually increased to the point where the patient can tolerate the drug without any severe side effects. Dosage also relies on the patient's weight, medical condition and other medication he/she may be taking. The following dosage is an average dose and could differ among individuals. Do not take a larger dose or more frequent doses without approval from your doctor. Follow your medical professional's directions carefully for best results.
- Initial dose: 5 mg once a day, which is increased by another 5 mg each week
- Maintenance dose: 5 mg every day to 10mg twice a day
- Initial dose: 7 mg once a day, which is increased by another 7mg each week
- Maintenance dose: 7 mg every day to 28 mg every day
Memantine Side Effects
Memantine, like any other drug, comes with its collection of side effects that vary with each individual who uses it. When you first begin taking Memantine, watch yourself carefully for any worrying reactions. If you experience any severe side effects, consult with your doctor or medical professional immediately. Below is a list of known side effects. Note that this list is not complete.
- Hallucinations and confusion
- Nausea and vomiting
- Chest pain and tightness
- Sudden weight loss
- Pain in joints
- Cough, fever and difficulty in breathing
- Swelling around eyes
- Blurred vision
- Fast heart rate
- Tingling sensation in hands and feet
- Urinating more than usual
- Increased blood pressure
Below you will find a list of drugs and substances that interact with Memantine.As with all drugs, before taking Memantine, you should make your doctor aware of any medications you may be taking, including prescription and over-the-counter drugs, as well as supplements and herbal remedies. Do not let anyone else take your medication, and consult your physician before taking any new medication. Note that this list is not complete.