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Donepezil is used to treat memory loss associated with Alzheimer's disease .
Common brand names:Aricept, Aricept ODT
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Further studies are needed to determine the long-term safety of huperizine A. Until more is known about it's actions in the body, it is best to avoid using it together with donepezil, which also prevents the breakdown of acetylcholine.The interaction is supported by preliminary, weak, fragmentary, and/or contradictory scientific evidence.
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Last Review: 04-29-2014
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