1066dpk in Parkinson's Movement3 months ago
i have P D and showing signs of dementia, has anyone been given ( Donepezil name in UK. i take 1 x10 mg at bedtime for dementia. my problem ...
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1066dpk in Parkinson's Movement6 months ago
i have P D are Drs think i have the start of dementia. i take co-careldopa for the P D. they have started me on donepezil 5mg for a month th...
Wondering if anyone take donepezil. Supposed to help memory.
Owenbob in Parkinson's Movement7 years ago
Donepezil - has anyone tried this med for brain fog and to help with walking? does it affect your sleep?
moparkie715 in Parkinson's Movement2 years ago
I was given this med by my dr. to help with my brain fog and my gait in walking.
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Does the brand name memory drugs work? Because they sure cost a lot of money if they do not.!
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Bean diagnosed with early onset ad .the reare form, I was put on 5m of donepezil. And now on 10m , I also have back problems all 5 bulging...
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