Exelon is considered as the successful treatment for symptoms of mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease and mild-to-moderate dementia connected with Parkinson's disease. Rivastigmine is helpful to improve cognitive function like memory, orientation, and language and common capability to carry out actions of everyday life. It may take up to several weeks to start working, but you can notice the effects after sometime. Exelon is also useful to prevent the breakdown of acetylcholine, so it increases its levels in the brain. Exelon or Rivastigmine is more effective when there are enough cells producing sufficient levels of acetylcholine but provides slight advantage when the disease becomes harsh.
Dosage is depending on your age, medical condition and reaction to the medicine. You should not take overdose of this medicine, it may be injurious.
It can give you some side effects like chest pain, perplexity, anxiety, severe fear, pain or burning when you urinate, swelling in your hands or feet, joint pain, cough, runny or stuffy nose, amplified sweating. If you feel any of the side effects, talk to your doctor.
This medicine must be taken after consulting to the doctor. Do not use this medication, if you have allergy from it or any of its components. You must discuss your health and medical condition with your doctor so that you avoid the further problems. You should not give this medicine to someone who also has same signs, it may be very risky for him to use this drug without the recommendation of the doctor.