Generic Namenda (Admenta Tablets) - Product Information
Generic Namenda (Admenta Tablets) is an NMDA receptor antagonist used for the treatment of moderate to severe dementia of the Alzheimer's type.
Admenta tablets are manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. in the strengths of 5 mg and 10 mg. We also have in stock Generic Eldepryl (Selgin by Intas) which is also used to control the symptoms of Parkinson's disease.
Name of the Drug
We supply original Admenta tablets manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd..
Manufacturer of Admenta Tablets
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
Active Ingredient present in Admenta Tablets
The active ingredient present in Admenta tablets is Memantine Hydrochloride. Each Admenta tablet contains 5 mg or 10 mg of Memantine Hydrochloride.
Uses of Generic Namenda (Admenta Tablets by Sun Pharma)
Generic Namenda tablets are used to treat moderate to severe dementia caused by Alzheimer's disease. They reduce the actions of chemicals in the brain that may contribute to the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.
Memantine Tablets (Admenta) - Dosage
The recommended starting adult dose of Admenta (Memantine tablets) is 5 mg once daily. The recommended target dose is 20 mg/day. The dose should be increased in 5 mg increments to 10 mg/day (5 mg twice a day), 15 mg/day (5 mg and 10 mg as separate doses), and 20 mg/day (10 mg twice a day). The minimum recommended interval between dose increases is one week. Memantine tablets can be taken with or without food.
How to Use Admenta Tablets (Generic Namenda)
Take Admenta tablets exactly as it was prescribed for you. Do not take the medication in larger amounts, or take it for longer than recommended by your doctor.
Your doctor may occasionally change your dose to make sure you get the best results from this medicine. Take this with a full glass of water. It can be taken with or without food.
It is important to use this medicine regularly to get the most benefit. Get your refilled before you run out of medicine completely. To be sure this medication is helping your condition, and is not causing harmful effects; your doctor will need to check your progress on a regular basis. Do not miss any scheduled appointments.
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the medicine at your next regularly scheduled time. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
Generic Namenda (Memantine Hydrochloride Tablets) Contraindications
Generic Namenda Tablets (Admenta) are contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to Memantine Hydrochloride or to any inactive ingredients used in the formulation.
The safety and effectiveness of Memantine HCl tablets in pediatric patients have not been established and hence its use to treat pediatric patients is contraindicated.
Memantine Side effects
The most commonly observed side effects of Memantine tablets occurring at a frequency of at least 5% and greater than placebo with administration of Memantine Tablets (Admenta) were headache, diarrhea and dizziness.
Get emergency medical help if you have any signs of an allergic reaction including hives, difficulty breathing, or swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Stop using Memantine tablets and call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:
• cough, chest tightness, fever, trouble breathing
• chest pain, fast heart rate
• confusion, hallucinations
• sudden numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body
• lack of coordination
• fainting or seizure (convulsions)
• urinating less than usual or not at all
• pale skin, easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness
• increased blood pressure (severe headache, blurred vision, trouble concentrating, chest pain, numbness, seizure)
Less serious side effects of Admenta Tablets (Generic Namenda) may include:
• nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, loss of appetite
• dizziness, tired feeling
• weight loss
• swelling in your hands or feet
• fast heart rate
• easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness
• joint pain
• anxiety, aggression
• skin rash
• redness or swelling of or around your eyes
• urinating more than usual
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur.
Memantine Hydrochloride Tablets Overdose
Signs and symptoms caused by Memantine Hydrochloride tablets overdosage in clinical trials and from worldwide marketing experience include agitation, confusion, ECG changes, loss of consciousness, psychosis, restlessness, slowed movement, somnolence, stupor, unsteady gait, visual hallucinations, vertigo, vomiting, and weakness.
As in any cases of overdose, general supportive measures should be utilized, and treatment should be symptomatic. Elimination of Memantine HCl can be enhanced by acidification of urine.
Memantine Drug Interactions
The combined use of Memantine tablets with other NMDA antagonists (Amantadine, Ketamine, and Dextromethorphan) has not been systematically studied and such use should be approached with caution.
Warnings & Precautions When Undergoing Treatment With Memantine HCl Tablets (Admenta)
Do not use Memantine HCl tablets if you are allergic to its active ingredient.
Before using this medicine, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs, or if you have:
• epilepsy or other seizure disorder
• liver disease
• kidney disease
• a bladder or kidney infection
If you have any of these conditions, you may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely take this medicine.
This medicine can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.
Memantine HCl During Pregnancy
Memantine HCl has been classified by the US FDA as Pregnancy Category B. There are no adequate and well-controlled studies of Memantine HCl (Generic Namenda) conducted in pregnant women. Admenta Tablets (Generic Namenda) should be used during pregnancy only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the fetus.
Slight maternal toxicity, decreased pup weights and an increased incidence of non-ossified cervical vertebrae were observed at an oral dose of 18 mg/kg/day in a study in which rats were given oral Memantine HCl beginning pre-mating and continuing through the postpartum period. This medicine may be harmful to an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment.
Memantine Nursing Implications
It is not known whether Memantine is excreted in human milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Since many medicines are excreted in human milk, caution should be exercised when Memantine HCl (Generic Namenda) is administered to a nursing mother.
Do not use this medicine without telling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
Buy Generic Namenda 5 mg and 10 mg Tablets Online at Only $0.29 per Pill
You can buy Generic Namenda tablets online from Clear Sky Pharmacy at a cheap price. Admenta 5 mg and 10 mg pills, manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., India are supplied in a blister strip of 10 tablets. The 5 mg tablets cost only $0.29 per unit when you place an order for 240 tablets.
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