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Side effects of namenda (memantine)?

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Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology
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In brief: Dizziness

The main side-effect (3%) compared to placebo in fda trials was dizziness.
However a small percentage of demented patients may have varying symptoms including aggressiveness, apathy, depression. Behavioral changes happen within the first few weeks as a rule but are reversible with discontinuation.

In brief: Dizziness

The main side-effect (3%) compared to placebo in fda trials was dizziness.
However a small percentage of demented patients may have varying symptoms including aggressiveness, apathy, depression. Behavioral changes happen within the first few weeks as a rule but are reversible with discontinuation.
Dr. Edward Smith
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Dr. Charles Turck
Pharmacology

In brief: See below

Some common side effects you may experience include headache, dizziness, and possibly nausea, diarrhea or constipation.
These side effects don’t happen to everyone but if they happen to you or become too troublesome, let your doctor know.

In brief: See below

Some common side effects you may experience include headache, dizziness, and possibly nausea, diarrhea or constipation.
These side effects don’t happen to everyone but if they happen to you or become too troublesome, let your doctor know.
Dr. Charles Turck
Dr. Charles Turck
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