|| Admenta 10
|| Sun Pharmaceutical Ind.
What is Admenta 10?
Admenta 10 containing the active ingredient memantine hydrochloride is considered a NMDA receptor antagonist type of medication. The medication is used to treat moderate to severe dementia related to Alzheimer's disease. It works by decreasing abnormal activity in the brain to help people diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease slow down the damage to brain cells and perform daily activities more easily. It can be used to treat Alzheimer’s disease but cannot be used to cure it.
How is Admenta 10 used?
Admenta 10 is usually taken 1 to 2 times per day or as directed by a doctor. The tablets can be taken with or without food but should be taken with a full glass of water. Contact a doctor for the correct dosage as it will depend on the patient's condition and their response to the therapy. The doctor may occasionally change the dosage to provide the best results from the medication.
Patients using Admenta 10 may encounter unwanted side effects such as:
Contact a doctor immediately should side effects persist or encounter more severe side effects such as:
- High blood pressure
- Lack of coordination
- Joint pain
Immediately proceed to your nearest emergency department if you suffer an allergic reaction. Symptoms usually associated with such a reaction include difficulty breathing or swallowing, chest tightness, swelling, skin rashes, and hives.
Admenta 10 is not always suitable for all patients. Always consult your health care provider prior to using this medication if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, trying to conceive, using any other medication (prescription or non-prescription), using any herbal products or supplements, or if you have any allergies or other health problems.
The correct dosage and prescription commonly depend on the patient and the condition being treated. Do not adjust your dosage without the approval of your health care provider. This product is only for use as prescribed and instructed.