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Alzheimer’s Disease Therapies

Current Therapies for Alzheimer’s Disease Because there is currently no cure for Alzheimer’s disease (), the primary goal of treatment remains the relief of cognitive, functional, and behavioral symptoms associated with the disease. Hence, current therapies aim to improve the quality of life for both Alzheimer’s disease patients and the caregivers who often must cope… Read More »

Alzheimer’s Therapy: Galantamine

Galantamine (Shire/Janssen’s Razadyne) () is the most recent entrant in the Alzheimer’s disease market. Galantamine was approved for the treatment of mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease in the United States and Europe in 2001. The agent is in Phase III clinical trials in Japan. Galantamine is currently in Phase III trials in the United States… Read More »