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Can Aricept (donepezil) help memory loss side effects of medications?

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In brief: Anti-cholinergics

Numerous drugs in medicine affect a chemical called acetylcholine, and this effect can result in memory loss, especially in the elderly.
Aricept, (donepezil) which is now generic, helps increase the level of acetylcholine, and may mitigate these adverse effects.

In brief: Anti-cholinergics

Numerous drugs in medicine affect a chemical called acetylcholine, and this effect can result in memory loss, especially in the elderly.
Aricept, (donepezil) which is now generic, helps increase the level of acetylcholine, and may mitigate these adverse effects.
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