Galamer 8mg Tablet

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Galamer 8mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Alzheimer's disease, Dementia in Parkinson's disease
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₹28.5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Galamer Tablet

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Uses of Galamer Tablet

Galamer 8mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease and dementia in Parkinson's disease.
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Side effects of Galamer Tablet

Common

Nausea, Headache, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Fatigue, Dizziness, Decreased appetite, Weight loss.

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How to use Galamer 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. It is better to take Galamer 8mg Tablet with food.

How Galamer Tablet works

Memory loss in Alzheimer’s disease is due to disturbance of message signals in the brain. Galamer 8mg tablet works by increasing the levels of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger involved in the transmission of nerve signals.

In Depth Information on Galamer Tablet

Expert advice for Galamer Tablet

  • Consult your doctor if you have any heart disorder, electrolyte disturbances, peptic (stomach) ulcer disease, acute abdominal pain, a disorder of the nervous system (like fits or Parkinson’s disease), asthma, pneumonia, difficulties passing urine, or if you had an operation on the gut or bladder.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as galantamine may cause drowsiness.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking galantamine as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Galantamine should be used with caution in elderly as they may be more sensitive to its effects.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Galamer 8mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Galantamine with alcohol can make you feel sleepy
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Galamer 8mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Galamer 8mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Galamer 8mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Galamer 8mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Galamer 8mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

However, use of this medicine is not recommended in patients with end-stage kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Galamer 8mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Galamer 8mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Galamer 8mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epidosin 8mg Injection, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Galantamine, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Galamer 8mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Galantamine

Galamer is a safe and effective drug if used according to the prescribed dosage for the treatment of mild to moderate dementia in Alzheimer's disease
Galamer is a psychotropic drug used in the treatment of dementia associated with alzheimer's disease
Galamer and Aricept (donepezil) are not the same. They however belong to the same class of drugs called ‘cholinesterase inhibitors' used in the treatment of dementia associated with alzheimer's disease.

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“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Galamer 8mg Tablet. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”
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