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The Cochrane Library newsletter, 2005, issue 2
...he low affinity glutamate NMDA receptor antagonist memantine
can slightly reduce deterioration in patients with...cluded that, compared to placebo, giving 20 mg/day memantine
reduced symptoms in people with moderate to severe Alzheimer disease. After six months, patients giv...
Some Alzheimer's patients can benefit from drug memantine
The drug memantine
can reduce cognitive deterioration and loss of eve...University of Oxford and colleagues. The effect of memantine
was measured by a variety of tests that rate a patient's thinking skills, daily activity and mood. W...
Memantine appears effective and safe in moderate to severe Alzheimer's disease
...leted the previous 28-week study received 20 mg of memantine
daily for an additional 24 weeks. The authors repo... and observations by clinicians all indicated that memantine
was beneficial to AD patients. "The benefits of memantine
seen in the double-blind phase were again ...
Why women get more migraines than men
... for migraine. They found that a medication called memantine
(brand name Namenda), which is currently approved ...ospective study, 54 patients who were treated with memantine
for at least two months were asked to fill out a survey describing their experience with the medicat...