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Flashcards in S3E3: Geriatric Deck (6)
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1

BBW for antipsychotic

increased risk of stroke and mortality in pts w dementia

2

1st line tx alzheimers

Non-pharm (education, adapt environment and manage comorbidities)

3

Rivastigmine (exelon)

cholinesterase inhibitor for mild-mod dz

4

glantamine (reminyl)

cholinesterase inhibitor for mild-mod dz

5

donepezil (aricept)

cholinesterase inhibitor for severe dz

6

memantine (nameda)

NMDA blocker