Description of the medicine: Donepezil (Donepezil)
2 - [(N-Benzyl-4-piperidyl) methyl] -5,6-dimethoxy-1-indanone.
Synonym: Arisept, Arisept.
Reversible cholinesterase inhibitor.
Applied with Alzheimer's disease of mild and moderate severity.
Assign inside the 0,005-0,01 g (5-10 mg) 1 time per day.
Possible side effects: dyspepsia, headache, dizziness, insomnia, convulsions, bradycardia, violation of intracardiac conduction.
The drug is contraindicated in arrhythmias, gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer, obstructive lung diseases.
The effect of dopenesyl is enhanced by other cholinesterase inhibitors.
For the period of treatment should stop drinking alcohol.
Form release: tablets of 0.005 and 0.01 g (5 and 10 mg).