Donecept 5mg Tablet is used as an effective medication to treat symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s disease-like dementia. The patient is unable to handle daily activities due to the inability to think, communicate, and remember clearly. Mental confusion is primarily the concern with this disease. Donepezil Tablets works by increasing the amount of acetylcholine in the brain that improves memory, attention & learning.
How to use Donecept 5mg Tablet?
Donecept tablets can be started with 5mg per day in the evening just before bedtime. After 4-6 weeks, the dose can be expanded to 10 mg per day as per the physician’s recommendation. To be taken orally with or without cuisine, it should not be taken by crushing or chewing to avoid intense side-effects. Pregnant women should not take it without a prescription.
Side effect of Donecept 5mg Tablet
Donepezil Tablets are known to cause common side effects like dizziness, headache, vomiting, diarrhea, nausea. Sometimes, hallucinations might occur as a rare side effect.