Update to Dementia on Clinical Knowledge Summaries (Prodigy, formerly CKS)

Summary

The Prodigy (formerly Clinical Knowledge Summaries, CKS) topic on Dementia has been updated to include prescribing information for Memantine (Memantine Hydrochloride). Sub-topics comprise:

  1. Contraindications.
  2. Dose and Titration.
  3. Adverse Effects.
  4. Drug Interactions.

The Basis of Recommendation has been updated to reflect the most recent NICE guidance regarding memantine.

Read more: Full Text Link

Advertisements

About Dementia and Elderly Care News

Dementia and Elderly Care News. Wolverhampton Medical Institute: WMI. (jh)
This entry was posted in For Doctors (mostly), Guidelines, Management of Condition, National, Pharmacological Treatments, Practical Advice, Proposed for Next Newsletter, Quick Insights, UK and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.