Antial 8 is used to treat mild to moderate dementia in Alzheimer’s disease, a progressive illness which gradually affects memory and thinking. It does n... View More
Uses of Antial 8
Side effects of Antial 8
How to use Antial 8
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Antial 8 is to be taken wi... View More
How Antial 8 works
Memory loss in Alzheimer’s disease occurs due to disturbances of signal transmission in the brain. Antial 8 is a cholinesterase inhibitor. It works by i... View More
What if you forget to take Antial 8?
If you miss a dose of Antial 8, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Dementia in Alzheimer's disease.
Should be taken with food.
Alzheimer Disease Initial 4 mg PO q12hr Maintenance Titrate to 8-12 mg PO q12hr; increase by 4 mg q12hr at no less than 4 week intervals Hepat... View More
Renal Impairment Moderate: Not to exceed 16 mg/day Severe (CrCl <9 mL/min): Not recommended
Hypersensitivity; severe liver or kidney dysfunction; lactation; disorders of galactose metabolism; urinary retention or GI obstruction. Lactation.
Mode of Action
Galantamine is a centrally-acting cholinesterase inhibitor, elevating acetylcholine in the cerebral cortex. Glutamine and serotonin levels may also be i... View More
Mild-moderate hepatic impairment; supraventricular conduction abnormalities; asthma; COPD; pregnancy; peptic ulcers. May increase gastric acid productio... View More
>10% Nausea (20-25%),Diarrhea (11-15%),Vomiting (11-15%) 1-10% Abdominal pain,Anorexia,Muscle cramp,Fatigue,Dizziness,Headache,Weight loss,Depressi... View More
ncreased serum concentrations when used with drugs that inhibit CYP2D6 (e.g. quinidine, fluoxetine, fluvoxamine, and paroxetine) and CYP3A4 (e.g. ketoco... View More
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