Rivastigmine

Rivastigmine is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

This page about rivastigmine automatically lists related information collected from other pages of our website.

The list below also includes links to brands of medicines that contain rivastigmine, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets.

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09 Dec 2015 Exelon Patch 15 Transdermal patch is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Exelon Patch 15 Transdermal patch by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
16 Sep 2015 Exelon Patch 5 Transdermal patch is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient rivastigmine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Exelon Patch 5 Transdermal patch by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
16 Sep 2015 Exelon Patch 10 Transdermal patch is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient rivastigmine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Exelon Patch 10 Transdermal patch by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
22 Jan 2015 Exelon Oral solution is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient rivastigmine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Exelon Oral solution by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
22 Jan 2015 Exelon Capsules is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient rivastigmine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Exelon Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
01 Aug 2008 Rivastigmine transdermal patches (Exelon) were PBS listed for mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease on 1 July 2008.

Medicine brands that contain rivastigmine