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Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Abixa 10. Please consult your doctor.
Abixa 10 is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, ther... View More
Information regarding the use of Abixa 10 during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Abixa 10 may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Abixa 10 should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Abixa 10 may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Abixa 10 should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Abixa 10 may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Limit... View More
Abixa 10 is a medicine used in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease. It helps to slow down the progression of moderate to severe Alzheimer's by improvin... View More
Uses of Abixa 10
- Alzheimer's disease
Side effects of Abixa 10
- Abnormal liver function tests
- Balance disorder (loss of balance)
- Pulmonary hypertension (high blood pressure)
How to use Abixa 10
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. Abixa 10 may be taken with... View More
How Abixa 10 works
Abixa 10 is an N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist. Memory loss in Alzheimer’s disease is due to excessive production of glutamate (chemical... View More
What if you forget to take Abixa 10?
If you miss a dose of Abixa 10, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
- You have been prescribed Abixa 10 to slow down the progression of Alzheimer's disease.
- It is well tolerated and has lesser side effects as compared to other similar medicines.
- Be cautious while driving or doing anything that requires concentration until you know how Abixa 10 affects you.
- Inform your doctor if you have a history of seizures, kidney disease, heart disease, or liver disease.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive, or breastfeeding.
May be taken with or without food.
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