Rivastigmine(Exelon Patch) generic Rivamer (3mg) is a reversible non-competitive inhibitor of acetylcholinestrace, prescribed for mild to moderate dementia in patients with Alzheimer's or Parkinson's disease. It prevents the breakdown of a chemical called acetylcholine.
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Medical Condition(s) for which Rivamer (3mg) may be prescribed
The starting dose (rivastigmine tartrate) is 1.5 mg twice a day (BID).
How to use Rivamer (3mg)?
It comes as a capsule to take by mouth, with or without food.
When is Rivamer (3mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)
Warnings and Precautions for Rivamer (3mg)
â€¢ Caution should be exercised in patients with history of kidney problems, certain heart problems, seizures, stomach or bowel problems, lung or breathing problems, urinary blockage, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
It may cause dizziness, drowsiness, or fainting, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
Other Precautions for Rivamer (3mg)
Avoid excess dosage.
Storage Conditions for Rivamer (3mg)
Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.
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