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Aricept Safety Information and Side Effects

Aricept Safety Information



Bradycardia ( 136 reports)    ➢ More

Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Miosis, Vomiting, Bradycardia

This case suggests a potential Aricept Bradycardia side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 85-year-old female patient from JP (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): dementia alzheimer^s type and used Aricept (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Aricept the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Miosis
  • Vomiting
  • Bradycardia
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Seroquel
  • Unisia
  • Salumosin
  • Alsetin
  • The patient was hospitalized. Although Aricept demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Bradycardia, may still occur.

    Syncope ( 106 reports)    ➢ More

    Cerebrovascular Accident, Abnormal Behaviour, Syncope

    Adverse event was reported on Jan 14, 2014 by a Female taking Aricept (donepezil Hydrochloride) (Dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 88 years of age, weighting 130.0 lb, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Aricept side effects: cerebrovascular accident, abnormal behaviour, syncope.
    Associated medications used:
    • Evista (raloxifene)

    Convulsion ( 92 reports)    ➢ More

    Cognitive Disorder, Tremor, Convulsion, Aggression

    This Convulsion problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 71-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): dementia alzheimer^s type.On 201209 a consumer started treatment with Aricept (dosage: NA). The following health products were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Aricept, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Cognitive Disorder
    • Tremor
    • Convulsion
    • Aggression
    The patient was hospitalized. Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Convulsion, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Fall ( 91 reports)    ➢ More

    Respiratory Failure, Injury, Fall

    A case of a 80-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Aricept (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Injury
    • Fall
    The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Aricept could cause Fall and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Rhabdomyolysis ( 79 reports)    ➢ More

    Rhabdomyolysis

    on Sep 06, 2013 a male from JP , 82 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Aricept. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Aricept side effects: rhabdomyolysis. Aricept dosage: NA.
    Associated medications used:
    • Lonasen
    • Gramalil
    • Alosenn
    • Plavix
    • Frandol
    The patient was hospitalized.

    Common Aricept Side Effects

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    Bradycardia (136)
    Syncope (106)
    Convulsion (92)
    Fall (91)
    Rhabdomyolysis (79)
    Nausea (76)
    Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged (76)
    Depressed Level Of Consciousness (75)
    Vomiting (75)
    Diarrhoea (63)
    Altered State Of Consciousness (62)
    Dizziness (57)
    Sudden Death (56)
    Loss Of Consciousness (56)
    Delirium (53)
    Asthenia (50)
    Dehydration (47)
    Torsade De Pointes (44)
    Pneumonia (43)
    Hallucination (43)
    Cardiac Arrest (42)
    Malaise (42)
    Tremor (41)
    Dementia (40)
    Hypotension (40)
    Arrhythmia (39)
    Agitation (39)
    Confusional State (38)
    Blood Pressure Decreased (37)
    Condition Aggravated (37)
    Aggression (35)
    Anorexia (35)
    Cardio-respiratory Arrest (35)
    Decreased Appetite (34)
    Insomnia (33)
    Muscle Spasms (33)
    Somnolence (33)
    Dyspnoea (32)
    Gait Disturbance (31)
    Sinus Bradycardia (31)
    Overdose (31)
    Pyrexia (31)
    Feeling Abnormal (30)
    Cardiac Failure (29)
    Headache (29)
    Sick Sinus Syndrome (28)
    Myocardial Infarction (28)
    Coma (26)
    Disorientation (26)
    Ventricular Tachycardia (26)

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