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Alzil-M 5 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Alzil-M Tablet

Alzil-M Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Loss of appetite
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Bleeding under the skin

How to use Alzil-M Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Alzil-M 5 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Alzil-M Tablet works

Alzil-M 5 Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Donepezil and Memantine which treat Alzheimer’s disease. Donepezil is a cholinesterase inhibitor while Memantine is an NMDA inhibitor. Together, they balance the levels of chemical messengers in the brain and help in the transmission of nerve signals.

Alzil-M Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alzil-M 5 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Alzil-M 5 Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Alzil-M 5 Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Alzil-M 5 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Alzil-M 5 Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Alzil-M 5 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alzil-M 5 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Alzil-M 5 Tablet is used for the symptomatic treatment of alzheimer's disease. It does not cure alzheimer's, but may help with brain function and doing daily activities.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach and drink plenty of fluids to keep yourself hydrated while taking this medicine.
  • Monitor your body weight regularly as both Alzil-M 5 Tablet and  alzheimer's disease can cause weight loss.
  • Don't drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how it affects you.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of seizures as it may raise the chances of seizure if you had them in the past.
  • It may cause stomach ulcers, specially if you are also taking medications for inflammation or pain. Talk to your doctor if you vomit blood or have black colored stools.

Patient Concerns

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FAQs

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Alzil-M?

Keep this medicine in the packet or container it came in, tightly closed. Store it as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.

Q. What are the contraindications to the use of Alzil-M?

Alzil-M is contraindicated in patients who are allergic to Memantine, Donepezil or any of its constituents. Also, inform your doctor about all of patients medical history before using this medicine.

Q. What should I inform my doctor before using Alzil-M?

Before taking Alzil-M, tell the doctor about all of patient's past and present medical conditions, including: problem in heart, lung, liver, kidney or bladder, seizures, stomach ulcers or any scheduled medical procedures. Also, inform your doctor about all the medicines patient takes.

Q. What if the patient takes more of Alzil-M than recommended?

If the patient overdose on Alzil-M, go to nearest medical emergency department or call your doctor immediately.

Q. Can the use of Alzil-M cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Alzil-M can cause diarrhea. In case, the patient experience diarrhea, talk to the doctor. Do not take any other medicines without speaking to a doctor.

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References
  1. Medscape. Donepezil+Memantine. [Accessed 23 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Drugs.com. Donepezil+Memantine. [Accessed 23 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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