Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is used to treat mild-to-moderate dementia associated with Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease. This medicine does not cure Parkinson's or Alzheimer's but it.
Description Of Rivamer 4.5
Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is used to treat mild-to-moderate dementia associated with Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease. This medicine does not cure Parkinson's or Alzheimer's but it may slow the loss of or improve the patient's awareness of surroundings, ability to perform daily functions, and ability to think and remember.
Rivamer 4.5 Chemical Name
Rivamer 4.5 Manufacturer
- Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Uses of Rivamer 4.5
Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is used in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease and dementia in Parkinson's disease.
What is Rivamer 4.5?
Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is used for Memory disorders, Short-term memory loss and other conditions. Rivamer 4.5 Capsule may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide. Rivamer 4.5 Capsule contains Rivastigmine as an active ingredient.
How Rivamer 4.5 working?
Memory loss in Alzheimer’s disease occurs due to disturbances of signal transmission in the brain. Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is a cholinesterase inhibitor. It works by increasing the levels of a chemical messenger (acetylcholine) involved in transmmission of nerve signals. This improves memory and thinking.
How is Rivamer 4.5 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. Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is to be taken with food.
Rivamer 4.5 Indications
Before you apply a patch, make sure that your skin is clean, dry and hairless, free of any powder, oil, moisturizer or lotion that could keep the patch from sticking to your skin properly, free of cuts, rashes or irritations. Capsule: Take this medicine with food. Do not use/take in larger amounts than advised or 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.
Rivamer 4.5 Dosage
- Rivamer 1.5mg
- Rivamer 4.5
- Rivamer 3mg
- Rivamer 6mg
Contraindication Of Rivamer 4.5
Hypersensitivity to Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is a contraindication. In addition, Rivamer 4.5 Capsule should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Severe liver impairment
Adverse effects Of Rivamer 4.5
- Decreased appetite
- Urinary tract infection
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Weight loss
- Stomach pain
- Urinary retention/incontinence
- Skin Reactions
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Rivamer 4.5
Rivamer 4.5 Capsule 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.
Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Taking Rivastigmine with alcohol can make you feel sleepy.
Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is recommended. However, inform your doctor if you have an underlying liver disease as close monitoring is advised while you are taking this medicine.
Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Rivamer 3 Rivamer 4.5 Capsule is recommended.
Apply one patch per day by pressing it firmly in place for at least 30 seconds to only one of the following locations: left upper arm or right upper arm, left upper chest or right upper chest (avoid breast), left upper back or right upper back, left lower back or right lower back.
Storage Conditions for Rivamer 4.5
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.