Rivastigmine(Exelon Patch) generic Srivasmine (4.5mg) 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 Srivasmine (4.5mg) may be prescribed
The starting dose (rivastigmine tartrate) is 1.5 mg twice a day (BID).
How to use Srivasmine (4.5mg)?
It comes as a capsule to take by mouth, with or without food.
When is Srivasmine (4.5mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)
Warnings and Precautions for Srivasmine (4.5mg)
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 Srivasmine (4.5mg)
Avoid excess dosage.
Storage Conditions for Srivasmine (4.5mg)
Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.
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