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  • Aricept Drug Interactions
    This section of the eMedTV site lists medicines (such as anticonvulsants and barbiturates, for example) that may potentially cause Aricept drug interactions. These interactions may increase the risk of developing side effects and other problems.
  • Aricept Medicine
    As this eMedTV segment explains, Aricept is a medicine used to relieve the symptoms of Alzheimer's. This Web page describes how often this drug is taken and important information to discuss with your healthcare provider, with a link to more details.
  • Aricept Overdose
    Taking too much Aricept could result in symptoms such as nausea, sweating, and low blood pressure. This eMedTV selection talks about what to expect from an Aricept overdose and also includes information on the treatment options that are available.
  • Aricept Precautions and Warnings
    This eMedTV Web page contains a list of Aricept precautions and warnings, including information on who should not take the medicine, possible side effects (such as low blood pressure and seizures), and pregnancy risks.
  • Aricept Side Effects
    Common Aricept side effects may include nausea, headache, and diarrhea. As this part of the eMedTV library explains, there are also potential side effects that may require medical attention, such as stomach pain, slow heartbeat, or seizures.
  • Aricept Uses
    Aricept uses include the treatment of symptoms caused by Alzheimer's disease. As this eMedTV segment explains, Aricept can also be used to treat dementia symptoms and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
  • Arisept
    Aricept is a medicine commonly prescribed to treat symptoms of Alzheimer's disease. This eMedTV article describes how Aricept works and explains what to discuss with your doctor before using this drug. Arisept is a common misspelling of Aricept.
  • Arricept
    Aricept is an Alzheimer's disease medication used to slow the decline of cognitive function. This eMedTV Web page describes the effects of Aricept and explains what side effects may occur with this drug. Arricept is a common misspelling of Aricept.
  • Benefits of Acetyl-L-Carnitine
    This eMedTV page discusses acetyl-L-carnitine supplements, which are supposedly useful for several conditions, such as ADHD and male infertility. This page lists other possible benefits of acetyl-L-carnitine and explains how this compound works.
  • Benefits of Ginkgo Biloba
    Ginkgo biloba may be used for improving memory and relieving some of the symptoms of several conditions. This eMedTV segment further describes several possible benefits of ginkgo biloba and explains how the supplement may work for these reported uses.
  • Benefits of L-Theanine
    L-theanine is often claimed to be beneficial for treating anxiety, hypertension, and Alzheimer's disease. This eMedTV segment describes other possible benefits of L-theanine and explains how this amino acid might work for various conditions.
  • Benefits of Vitamin E
    Vitamin E may be beneficial for skin health, heart health, and preventing cancer. As this part of the eMedTV Web site explains, many alleged benefits of vitamin E have no supporting evidence. The vitamin does, however, have antioxidant effects.
  • Binswanger's Disease
    Binswanger's disease is a form of dementia that often results in mood changes and forgetfulness. This eMedTV article describes the disease in detail, with information on risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options.
  • Caregiving for Alzheimer's Patients
    Caregiving for Alzheimer's patients can be made easier with advance planning and a consistent routine. This eMedTV article provides several tips for dealing with aspects of Alzheimer's care, such as: holidays, eating, bathing, exercise, and driving.
  • Causes of Alzheimer's Disease
    Though the exact causes of Alzheimer's disease are unknown, this eMedTV article explores certain factors that may increase the risk of developing Alzheimer's. These risk factors include: age, family history, genetics, and possibly high blood pressure.
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