Donamem 5 Tablet, a cholinesterase inhibitor, is used to treat a brain disorder that affects the ability to remember, communicate, think clearly, and perform daily activities and may.
Description Of Donamem 5
Donamem 5 Tablet, a cholinesterase inhibitor, is used to treat a brain disorder that affects the ability to remember, communicate, think clearly, and perform daily activities and may cause changes in mood and personality in people who have Alzheimer's disease.
Donamem 5 Chemical Name
Donamem 5 Manufacturer
- Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Uses of Donamem 5
Donamem 5 Tablet is used in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease.
What is Donamem 5?
Donamem 5 Tablet is used for Forgetfulness, Memory disorders, Mental confusion, Dementia, Dementia of the alzheimer’s type, Impaired reasoning, Memory disorder, Dementia of the alzheimer's type, Moderate to severe alzheimer's disease and other conditions. Donamem 5 Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
How Donamem 5 working?
Donamem 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.
How is Donamem 5 used?
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. Donamem 5 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Donamem 5 Indications
Take Donamem 5 Tablet with or without food. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts than advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Donamem 5 Dosage
- Donamem 5
- Donamem 10
Contraindication Of Donamem 5
Hypersensitivity to Donamem 5 Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Donamem 5 Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- History of fits or heart disorders
- Hypersensitivity to donepezil hydrochloride or to piperidine derivatives
- Renal tubular acidosis
- Urinary tract infections
Adverse effects Of Donamem 5
- Loss of appetite
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Trouble sleeping
- Muscle cramps
- Frequent urination
- Weight loss Moderate Less Common
- Unusual bleeding Moderate Less Common
- Join pain
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Donamem 5
Donamem 5 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Donamem 5 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Donamem 5 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Donamem 5 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Donamem 5 Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Donamem 5 Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Storage Conditions for Donamem 5
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.