Donepezil is used to treat confusion (dementia) related to Alzheimer's disease. It does not cure Alzheimer's disease, but it may improve memory, awareness, and the ability to function. This medication is an enzyme blocker that works by restoring the balance of natural substances (neurotransmitters) in the brain.
Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from ...Read more
A colleague of mine has, from time to time, stopped in my office to chat about her father. I'm the "office expert," when it comes to... Read more »
It wasn't all that long ago when most people, including many doctors, felt that there really wasn't much point in diagnosing Alzheimer's... Read more »
Everyone has had the experience of treating a cold. We typically take medications to treat the symptoms. As the commercials inform us,... Read more »