donepezil - oral, Aricept
GENERIC NAME: DONEPEZIL - ORAL (doh-NEP-eh-zil)
BRAND NAME(S): Aricept
USES: Donepezil is used to treat confusion (dementia) related to Alzheimer's disease. It does not cure Alzheimer's disease, but it may improve memory, awareness, and the ability to function. This medication is an enzyme blocker that works by restoring the balance of natural substances (neurotransmitters) in the brain.
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