Medicine Overview of Galamer Tablet
Uses of Galamer Tablet
Galamer OD 4mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease and dementia in Parkinson's disease.
Side effects of Galamer Tablet
Nausea, Headache, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Fatigue, Dizziness, Decreased appetite, Weight loss.
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 OD 4mg Tablet with food.
How Galamer Tablet works
Memory loss in Alzheimer’s disease is due to disturbance of message signals in the brain. Galamer od 4mg 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.
Special precautions for Galamer OD 4mg Tablet
Taking Galantamine with alcohol can make you feel sleepy
Galamer OD 4mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Galamer OD 4mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactat+more
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Galamer OD 4mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired+more
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Galamer OD 4mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
Caution should be advised in patients with moderate to severe renal impairment....
Caution should be advised in patients with moderate to severe renal impairment.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epidosin 8mg Injection, Tropine 0.6mg Injection, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet
If you miss a dose of Galantamine, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Galamer 4mg 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.
Substitutes for Galamer Tablet
Galamer 4mg Tablet
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