Drug Interactions With Rivastigmine
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 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.
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).