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Living with Dementia


Commonly used dementia drugs can help more patients with Alzheimer’s

The dementia drug donepezil (Aricept), already widely used to treat mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease, can also help in moderate to severe patients, according to a report funded by the UK Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Alzheimer’s Society. The study suggests that extending treatment to this group could help treat twice as many… Commonly used dementia drugs can help more patients with Alzheimer’s   

What is dementia?

atypical alzheimer disease1 - early signs of dementia1 - senile atrophy and aphasia1 - huntingtin1 - benzodiazepine1 - subjective cognitive decline1 - oxidative stress1 - early symptoms of alzheimer’s disease1 - sign of aging1 - early-onset familial ad1 - head injuries1 - wernicke's disease10 - amyloid-β421 - difficulties with speech1 - progression of pd1 - donepezil3 - exelon1 - mild dementia2 - huntington's1 - blood vessels1 - risk factors1 - against alzheimer's disease1 - management of dementia1 - protective effect1 - cerebral haemorrhage1 - parkinsons5 - beta-amyloid8 - late-onset alzheimers disease1 - solanezumab1 - dementia causes3 -