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Alzheimer's Disease

Finding the Best Time to Take Aricept

03/29/2007

Question:

Is there a difference in taking aricept at night or in the morning?

Answer:

Although the package insert says to take it a night, I agree with the many experts who recommend using it in the morning. At night it sometimes keeps people awake or gives them dreams.

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Response by:

Peter J Whitehouse, MD, PhD Peter J Whitehouse, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University