Memantine is used in the treatment of dementia which is caused by people who are diagnosed with alzheimer's disease.
How it Works
Memantine is not known as a cure, however Memantine can slow down the progression of the symptoms of alzheimer's disease. Memantine works by reducing the amount of a brain chemical called glutamate. This then helps to slow down the damage to brain cells affected by Alzheimer's disease.
Common Side effects
Some of the potential side effects of Memantine can include the symptoms below; Dizziness, Headache, Confusion, Constipation.