Memantine

FDA Approved: * September 4, 2015
Pharm Company: * WOCKHARDT
Category: Alzheimers / Dementia

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Memantine Overview

Memantine is used to treat moderate to severe Alzheimer's disease. It acts on the glutamatergic system by blocking NMDA receptors. It was first synthesized by Eli Lilly and Company in 1968 as a potential agent to treat diabetes; the NMDA activity was discovered in the 1980s. Contents 1 Medical use 2 Adverse effects 3 Pharmacology 3.1 Glutamatergic (NMDA receptor) 3.2 Serotonergic (5-HT3 receptor) 3.3 Cholinergic (nicotinic acetylcholine receptor) 3.4 Dopaminergic (D2 receptor) 3.5 Sigma...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Memantine

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White pill with 02 Z

What is it used for and does it have another name besides 02 on one side and Z on the other side? Some people say it's an opiate / narcotic. Is it? ## This medication is manufactured by Aurobindo Pharma and they list it as containing 10mgs of Memantine, which is used to treat dementia. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, confusion, and mood changes. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Small white pill, capital "M" opposite side 104

Shiney white, small pill, 104 on one side and M on the other side ## This tablet is manufactured by Mylan Pharmaceuticals and they list it as containing 10mgs of Memantine. It is most commonly used to treat the symptoms of Alzheimer's. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, blurred vision, agitation and chest pain. Is there anything else I can help with?

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nomenda

dementia ## I was told by a friend that nomenda helped her father who has Alzheimer's type dementia. My husband has dementia plus other problems and I would like to know if this medication might help him. His dementia has recently worsened and anything that might help would be worth a try. ## Nomenda contains the active ingredient Memantine, it is approved to treat Alzheimer's Disease. Learn more Nomenda details here. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, confusion and drowsiness. I am not sure how much it would help with dementia, since the rate at which is helps Alzheimer's is even listed as just helping moderately. Does anyone else know more?

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About Donamem

show total details of donamem tablet ## Donamem contains the active ingredients Donapezil and Memantine, both of which are used to treat the symptoms of Alzheimer's. Learn more Donepezil details here. Learn more Memantine details here. Has your doctor prescribed this?

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DONAMEM TABLET AND IDEBEN TABLET

I WANT TO KNOW THE TABELET DETAILS AND SIDE EFFECTS FOR THE TABLETS ## I want to know the tablet functions of Biduret-L(amloride hcl) and what purpose to prescribing by doctors ## Functions for Ideben tablet And Donamem ## Donamem contains the active ingredient Memantine, it is most commonly used to treat cognitive problems, such as Alzheimers Disease. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, confusion and agitation. Read more: Biduret contains Amiloride and Hydrochlorothiazide, it is commonly used to help treat high blood pressure and reduce water in the body. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and headache. Read more: As to the Ideben, I cannot find any information on this. Are you certain of the name and spelling?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Memantine
  • Capsule, Extended Release: 14mg, 21mg, 28mg, 7mg
  • Solution: 2mg/ml
  • Tablet: 10mg, 15mg, 20mg, 5mg, 5mg + 10mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Memantine: (108 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0378-1103 Memantine Hydrochloride 5 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-1104 Memantine Hydrochloride 10 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-5435 Memantine Hydrochloride 7 mg Oral Capsule, Extended Release by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-5436 Memantine Hydrochloride 14 mg Oral Capsule, Extended Release by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-5437 Memantine Hydrochloride 21 mg Oral Capsule, Extended Release by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-5438 Memantine Hydrochloride 28 mg Oral Capsule, Extended Release by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0527-1221 Memantine Hydrochloride 5 mg Oral Tablet by Lannett Company, Inc.
  • 0527-1222 Memantine Hydrochloride 10 mg Oral Tablet by Lannett Company, Inc.
  • 0527-1943 Memantine Hydrochloride 2 mg/ml Oral Solution by Lannett Company, Inc.
  • 0591-3011 Memantine Hydrochloride 2 mg/ml Oral Solution by Actavis Pharma, Inc
  • 0591-3870 Memantine Hydrochloride 5 mg Oral Tablet by Actavis Pharma, Inc
  • 0591-3875 Memantine Hydrochloride 10 mg Oral Tablet by Actavis Pharma, Inc
  • 0591-3900 Memantine Hydrochloride Oral Kit by Actavis Pharma, Inc
  • 0615-8100 Memantine 10 mg Oral Tablet by Ncs Healthcare of Ky, Inc Dba Vangard Labs
  • 0615-8192 Memantine 5 mg Oral Tablet by Ncs Healthcare of Ky, Inc Dba Vangard Labs
  • 0832-1112 Memantine Hydrochloride 5 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Upsher-smith Laboratories, Inc
  • 0832-1113 Memantine Hydrochloride 10 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Upsher-smith Laboratories, Inc
  • 0904-6505 Memantine 5 mg Oral Tablet by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 0904-6506 Memantine 10 mg Oral Tablet by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 10370-346 Memantine Hydrochloride 7 mg Oral Capsule, Extended Release by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.
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Other drugs which contain Memantine or a similar ingredient: (5 results)

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