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How effective are cholinesterase inhibitors?


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  • Website: Informed Health Online
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Cholinesterase inhibitors are medications that may help to slow the loss of cognitive abilities for people with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease. Side effects include nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, dizziness or diarrhea. It is unclear how these medications stack up against other treatment options.


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side effects, drugs, donepezil, galantamine, rivastigmine


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Rated on: 3/8/2017 3:22:34 PM

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