Memantine effectively works by blocking the action of a certain natural essence in the brain (glutamate) that is supposed to be connected to signs of Alzheimer's disease. Memantine or Namenda is related to the group of medications called NMDA receptor antagonists. Namenda is available in the form of tablets or as an oral solution. Though this is not helpful medicine to cure Alzheimer's disease, but it may improve memory, alertness, and the capability to perform daily functions.Do not take overdose of this medication.
This medicine must be used under the direction of your doctor. Do not overdose it. If overdose is taken by you just contact to your doctor immediately or else it may cause a severe problem for you.
People may find the side effects like painful or difficult urination, seizure, loss of hunger, feeling tired, diarrhea, insomnia, muscle pain, vomiting. If you face any kind of side effect, you must consult your doctor instantly.
You must discuss your health and medical condition with your doctor so that you avoid the further problems. You must use this medicine after consulting to your doctor. You should ask him about uses, dosage and side effects in detail. You can also read that in leaflet of the medicine and if you think anything is not cleared then ask your doctor to explain it.