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Galantamine is a medication licensed for the treatment of mild to moderate dementia caused by Alzheimer's disease. By preventing the breakdown of a certain chemical in the brain, the drug can help improve memory, reason, attention, language, and the ability to perform simple daily tasks. Galantamine, which is available by prescription, comes in long-acting capsule form and short-acting tablet and liquid form.
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- Weight loss.