Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule

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

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:30 am

Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule

Uses of Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule

Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Alzheimer’s Type Dementia, Parkinson’s Disease (Neurodegenerative Disorder)

Side effects of Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule

The most common side effects of Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule are – Dizziness, Headache, Insomnia, Abdominal Pain, Constipation, Diarrhea, Indigestion, 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 Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule

Do not use Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule if you are allergic to – Rivastigmine

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule.

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 Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule works

Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule contains – Rivastigmine

Rivastigmine works by slowing the breakdown of a neurotransmitter in the brain called acetylcholine.

Dosage of Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule

The dosage of Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule 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 Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule

If you forget to take a dose of Rivamer 1.5mg Capsule, 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

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Driving

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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.

Rivadem 1.5mg Capsule  ( Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

57.25  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Ritas 1.5mg Capsule  ( Tas Med India Pvt. Ltd. )

95.00  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- anticholinergics: Possibly decreased effectiveness of anticholinergics.

bethanechol, succinylcholine: Possibly synergistic effects.

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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