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Condition: Moderate to Severe Alzheimer's Type Dementia
9/2/2012 12:05:01 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My husband has dementia caused by radiation on a non-malignant brain tumor. He should never have had the radiation, but when something is an emergency, we do what the doctor says. He's been on Namenda for quite a while and sleeps most of the time. also, I have no clue if this is a side effect, but he makes noises all the time and it drives me nuts. Once in a while he's quiet and it's a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Moderate to Severe Alzheimer's Type Dementia
8/9/2012 8:58:40 AM

Reviewer: Carolina, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My husband has been taking Aricept for 2 years or more, so doctor added Namenda 2 months ago, gradually increasing dose to 2 a day. My husband starting repeating things to me every 5 minutes and just wanted to sit outside all day even in 100plus weather. He just sits. I spoke to the doctor and he took him off of the drug. He has been off 4 days now, and I am waiting and hoping for the best.

Condition: Moderate to Severe Alzheimer's Type Dementia
7/18/2012 1:25:43 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have always been able to control my weight by modifying my diet. Since on Namenda. I have gained 20 lbs. Am unable too lose. I think it is good at controlling my dementia/

Condition: Moderate to Severe Alzheimer's Type Dementia
7/3/2012 8:25:49 PM

Reviewer: summer, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Marty has stroke

Condition: Moderate to Severe Alzheimer's Type Dementia
6/29/2012 11:26:44 AM

Reviewer: marmar14, 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Finishing up the frst week of treatment

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