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    Condition: Mild to Moderate Alzheimer's Type Dementia
    3/25/2018 5:44:33 AM

    Reviewer: Male (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Given to my mother, but doctor and pharmacy gave no warnings for side effects. She was on a beta blocker called Metoprolol. Very bad to take together. Terrible side effects. Hospitalized. Need to have pharmacy check for drug interactions and precautions. Risk to heart patients as well. Patient and family need to be told risks and things to watch for.

    Condition: Mild to Moderate Alzheimer's Type Dementia
    2/10/2016 5:43:03 PM

    Reviewer: bert, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:

    Condition: Mild to Moderate Alzheimer's Type Dementia
    9/8/2015 3:29:40 PM

    Reviewer: das, 75 or over on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    my 89 year old dad suffered a brain injury and has nph. He has been on the 4.6mil dose for about 6 months and has now developed a rash on his back and was recently hospitalized for a urine infection. I think it helpedsomewhat but am a little disappointed

    Condition: Mild to Moderate Alzheimer's Type Dementia
    8/3/2014 11:15:40 AM

    Reviewer: Allzee, 75 or over on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I am 81 and was diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment 3 months ago. I began with the 4.5 patch for 30 days without any side effects. Have now used 9.5 patch for additional 75 days without side effects. I feel that my short term memory has improved in my bridge game but do not have a way to quantify this. My doctor recommended taking a foreign language and I have increased my vocabulary by 400 w ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Mild to Moderate Alzheimer's Type Dementia
    7/23/2013 1:01:37 AM

    Reviewer: caregiver1243, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have a home health patient on this that is like a member of my family we spend so much time today. It has worked pretty well for her. I didn't really believe it would work when the doctor was telling me about it but it does. I never knew her before the dementia set in but she is laughing more and just as sweet as ever. She is remembering things and doing things she has never done before. ... Show Full Comment

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