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Rivamer 6 Mg

Drug brand named Rivamer 6 mg is manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd and mainly contents the generic drug Rivastigmine.
Package: 10 Capsule

Active Ingredients of Rivamer 6 mg

Rivastigmine 6 mg

Can we use Rivamer 6 mg during pregnency

Pregnancy D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks

Can we use Rivamer 6 mg during lactation

Lactation L5 Studies in breastfeeding mothers have demonstrated that there is significant and documented risk to the infant based on human experience or it is a medication that has a high risk of causing significant damage to an infant The risk of using the drug in breastfeeding women clearly outweighs any possible benefit from breastfeeding The drug is contraindicated in women who are breastfeeding an infant

For what type of diseases Rivamer 6 mg may be prescribed

Treatment of patient with mild to moderately severe dementia of the Alzheimer type

What are the known Side Effects of Rivamer 6 mg

Nausea stomach upset skin rash acute toxicity

Precautions before taking Rivamer 6 mg

Drugs with anticholinergic effects and which cross into the brain such as atropine benztropine Cogentin and trihexyphenidyl Artane oppose the effects of rivastigmine and should be avoided during therapy with rivastigmine Unlike donepezil Aricept rivastigmine does not cause the blood levels of other medications to rise and increase their risk for side effects

Significance of Rivamer 6 mg

This medication is a reversible noncompetitive inhibitor of acetylcholinestrace prescribed for mild to moderate dementia in patients with Alzheimer or Parkinson disease

06.03.2013. 02:42


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