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Conventional Treatment of
    Alzheimer's Disease
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Conventional treatment of Alzheimer's disease

Conventional treatment for Alzheimer's disease consists of a combination of a number of treatments, with quite a few drugs that are prescribed to try to halt or at least slow down symptoms and prevent further cognition decline.

Memory and cognition symptoms

There are a few drugs which are approved to help with the memory problems:


Behavioural and psychological symptoms

There are a variety of different classes of drugs used to treat the behavioural and psychological symptoms that start to appear once the disease progresses


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  Last reviewed: 7 October 2007 || Last updated: 12 March 2009


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Disclaimer: This guide is not intended to be used for diagnostic or prescriptive purposes. For any treatment or diagnosis of illness, please see your doctor.


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