Galamer 8 mg
$32.00 – $88.00
$32.00 – $88.00
|Variation||Price||Price/Unit||Add To Cart|
|30 Tablet/s||$32.00 (1.07/unit)||1.07|
|60 Tablet/s||$62.00 (1.03/unit)||1.03|
|90 Tablet/s||$88.00 (0.98/unit)||0.98|
Galamer 8 mg (Galantamine 8 mg)
Buy Galamer 8 mg (Galantamine 8 mg), is used to treat mild-to-moderate dementia (confusion) caused by Alzheimer’s disease. It is in a class of medications called acetylcholinesterase inhibitors. This medicine works by increasing the levels of certain natural substances (neurotransmitters) in the brain, which may improve memory, thinking, awareness, and the ability to handle daily activities. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Galantamine is used to treat mild-to-moderate dementia (confusion) caused by Alzheimer’s disease. It is in a class of medications called acetylcholinesterase inhibitors. This medicine works by increasing the levels of certain natural substances (neurotransmitters) in the brain, which may improve memory, thinking, awareness, and the ability to handle daily activities. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Galamer 4 mg tablet belongs to class of medicines called acetyl cholinesterase inhibitors. It acts on the brain by improving the function of nerve cells in the brain, thereby relieving the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.
Galantamine 8 mg is a medication which helps in improving the function of the nerve cells in the brain. It works by stopping the breakdown of a chemical called acetylcholine. Acetylcholine is crucial for the processes of memory, thinking, and reasoning. The level of this chemical is usually lower than normal in people with dementia. Galantamine 8 mg is therefore prescribed for people with mild to moderate dementia induced by Alzheimer’s disease. It is sold under various trade names, some of which are Razadyne and Galamer (made by Sun Pharma). Galantamine may also be given for treatments not listed here.
You should inform your doctor in advance before taking Galantamine 8 mg anti convulsant medication (Razadyne, Galamer) if you have any of these conditions: heart disease, a heart rhythm disorder, urination problems, stomach ulcers or bleeding, a seizure disorder, asthma, kidney disease, or liver disease. Immediately stop using Galantamine 8 mg medication and seek medical attention if you experience chest pain, low heart rate, bloody stools, coughing up blood, reduced urination, weakness, confusion, extreme thirst, or hot or dry skin.
There are several drugs which can interact with Galantamine. Notify your doctor about all medications and related products (OTC vitamin pill, herbal products and others) which you may be using prior to taking this medication. If you are scheduled for a surgery, you may be required to suspend taking Galantamine for a short period. Let your surgeon know well in advance that you are taking this medication. If you have stopped taking this medication and want to start again after sometime, ensure that you consult your doctor first as you may require a lower dose initially.
Take Galantamine 8 mg anti convulsant medication (Razadyne, Galamer) strictly according to your doctor’s direction or according to the instructions on the medication label. Do not alter the dosage unless your doctor advises you to do so. Your doctor may occasionally change the dosage to get the maximum benefit out of the medication. Also, do not take this medication after the prescribed period is over.
Galantamine extended release capsule is usually taken once per day in the morning or according to your doctor’s instructions. It works best if taken along with food. Avoid crushing, breaking, or chewing a Galantamine extended release tablet as doing so may lead to too much of the medicine to be release at once. Instead swallow it whole with a full glass of water. Ensure to drink plenty of water (6-8 glasses) to prevent dehydration while taking Galantamine.
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Galantamine medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Galantamine, seek medical attention immediately.
Like other medicines, Galantamine can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Galantamine are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Galantamine 8 mg cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Galantamine develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Galantamine can cause side effects such as headache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness, weight loss, anemia, and sleepiness. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Galantamine.
Some drugs can interact with Galantamine. Let your doctor know in advance if you are already using any of these interacting drugs: erythromycin, donepezil, paroxetine, antifungal medicine like ketoconazole or others, rivastigmine, atropine, belladonna, scopolamine, bladder or urinary medicines such as darifenacin, flavoxate, oxybutynin or others, bronchodilators such as ipratropium or tiotropium, irritable bowel medicines such as dicyclomine, hyoscyamine, or propantheline, ulcer medications like mepenzolate or glycopyrrolate, or NSAIDs such as ibuprofen, celecoxib, naproxen, or others.
The list of drugs mentioned here in this guide is not a complete one and there may be other interacting drugs. Share the list of all present medication which you may be using with your doctor. Never start a new medication on your own.
Q. Is galantamine safe during pregnancy?
Galantamine should only be used during pregnancy if the potential benefits justify the potential risk to the baby. Please follow your doctor’s advice regarding its use.
Q. Is it safe to use galantamine during breastfeeding?
Galantamine should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant. Please follow your doctor’s advice regarding its use.
Q. Is galantamine safe?
Galantamine is a safe and effective drug if used according to the prescribed dosage for the treatment of mild to moderate dementia in Alzheimer’s disease.
Q. Is galantamine a psychotropic drug?
Galantamine is a psychotropic drug used in the treatment of dementia associated with alzheimer’s disease.
Q. Is galantamine the same as Aricept?
Galantamine and Aricept (donepezil) are not the same. They however belong to the same class of drugs called ‘cholinesterase inhibitors’ used in the treatment of dementia associated with alzheimer’s disease.
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Alzheimer's disease, Dementia in Parkinson's disease
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
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