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Drug Interactions With Rivastigmine

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The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when rivastigmine is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
Anticholinergic Medications
Anticholinergic medications and rivastigmine work in opposite ways, and taking such medications together could make both less effective. Check with your healthcare provider before combining an anticholinergic medication with rivastigmine.
Cholinergic Drugs
Taking rivastigmine with other cholinergic drugs could increase the risk of side effects. Do not use these medications together without your healthcare provider's approval and supervision.
Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
Combining rivastigmine with an NSAID may increase the risk of stomach or intestinal ulcers. Check with your healthcare provider before taking rivastigmine with any NSAID (including non-prescription NSAIDs).

Final Thoughts on Drug Interactions With Rivastigmine

It is possible that not all drug interactions with rivastigmine were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific drug interactions that may apply to you.
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