Donep 10mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:12 am

Donep 10mg Tablet

Uses of Donep 10mg Tablet

Donep 10mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Alzheimer’s Disease

Side effects of Donep 10mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Donep 10mg Tablet are – Allergic Reaction, Sweating, Headache, Abnormal ECG, Chest Pain, Edema, Heart Failure, Abdominal Pain, Anorexia, Constipation, Diarrhea, Nausea, Vomiting


These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Donep 10mg Tablet

Do not use Donep 10mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Donepezil

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Donep 10mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Donep 10mg Tablet works

Donep 10mg Tablet contains – Donepezil

Donepezil works by slowing the breakdown of a neurotransmitter in the brain called acetylcholine, Neurotransmitters are stored in nerve cells in the brain and nervous system, and are involved in transmitting messages between the nerve cells, Donepezil increases the level of acetylcholine in the brain.

Dosage of Donep 10mg Tablet

The dosage of Donep 10mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Donep 10mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Donep 10mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Alzil 10mg Tablet  ( Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

163.07  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- anticholinergics: Possibly interference with activity of these drugs.

carbamazepine, dexamethasone, phenobarbital, phenytoin, rifampin: Increased donepezil elimination rate.

cholinergic agonists, neuromuscular blockers: Possibly synergistic effects of these drugs.

ketoconazole, quinidine: Inhibited donepezil metabolism.

NSAIDs: Possibly increased gastric acid secretion and increased risk of GI bleeding.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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