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Alzheimer's disorder, taking hydergine - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hello Doctor, My mom is suffering from Alzheimer's Disorder. She had been prescribed Hydergine drug by the doctor. However, the drug is no longer available in the market. Can you tell me whether Hydergine is effective in treatment of Alzheimer's Disorder. So I can request the manufacturer to provide me the same. Also for my knowledge please inform me what are the therapeutic indications in which you prescribe Hydergine Thank you
User :   Hello Doctor, My mom is suffering from Alzheimer's Disorder. She had been prescribed Hydergine drug by the doctor. However, the drug is no longer available in the market. Can you tell me whether Hydergine is effective in treatment of Alzheimer's Disorder. So I can request the manufacturer to provide me the same. Also for my knowledge please inform me what are the therapeutic indications in which you prescribe Hydergine Thank you
Doctor :   yes the drug have effect in the treatment of the Alzheimer's Disorder.
Doctor :   it is also used in dementia and cognitive disorder
User :   Are there alternative medicines to Hydergine
User :   Since its not available in market any longer
Doctor :   the drug is available in the following brand names
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