What is Galantamine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Razadyne ER Razadyne

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Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Memory problems 5 0
Cognitive impairment 2 0
Alzheimer's Disease 1 1
Brain fog 1 1
Deteriorating mental ability (dementia) 1 0
Increased energy 1 0

Show all 7 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Galantamine

Side effect Patients
Numbness in lips 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Galantamine

Dosage Patients
24 mg daily 2

Why patients stopped taking Galantamine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 2 patients who’ve stopped taking Galantamine

Duration

Currently taking Galantamine

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 2

Stopped taking Galantamine

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 1
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Galantamine.