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Condition: Moderate to Severe Alzheimer's Type Dementia
9/24/2008 11:46:34 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have seen improvement in my short-term memory and my ability to think clearly has also improved. The only side-effect that I have noticed is that I am VERY sleepy after taking a dose.

Condition: Moderate to Severe Alzheimer's Type Dementia
8/27/2008 3:17:32 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My mother's has Parkinson's Disease and dementia. Since taking this drug along with the exelon patch her cognitive functioning has improved greatly.

Condition: Moderate to Severe Alzheimer's Type Dementia
8/12/2008 9:58:12 PM

Reviewer: jburton33@aol.com, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Namenda didn't help my father at all. He complained with his back hurting,dizziness had hallucations,blood pressure was high, couldn't eat,hepatic liver. I wouldn't recommed this drug at all.

Condition: Moderate to Severe Alzheimer's Type Dementia
5/26/2008 7:49:51 PM

Reviewer: Don, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have dementia associated with PD. Namenda in conjunction with Arecept has significantly improved my mental function. Cognitive skills tests were much better. I do notice a decrease in mental function when I am at the end of the dose, or very tired. However, I am still very satisfied. Before Namenda, I had difficulty functioning at all. I hope it continues to work. I have been on it for 4 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Moderate to Severe Alzheimer's Type Dementia
5/15/2008 9:06:53 AM

Reviewer: Sanouar, 45-54 Female (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
For the past 8 years I have been a program Coordinator of a program for individuals with Down's Syndrome and whom have Alzheimer's. Every person (12) whom have been given the drug Namenda for treatment have had severe complications and side effects.!

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