Exelon Patch 5 4.6mg Transdermal Patch 30'S

Alzheimer Rx required

MRP  ₹ 5,175.00 (Inclusive of all taxes) Mfr: Novartis India Ltd Country of Origin: NA

What is EXELON 4.6MG?

  • EXELON 4.6MG contains rivastigmine which belongs to a class of substances called cholinesterase inhibitors
  • It works by blocking the enzymes that break down acetylcholine into acetylcholinesterase and butyrylcholinesterase, thereby increasing the levels of acetylcholine to be increased in the brain, helping to reduce the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia associated with Parkinson’s disease
Therapeutic Uses
Warning & Precautions
Directions & For Use
Side Effects
More Information

What EXELON 4.6MG is used for?

  • EXELON 4.6MG is used for the treatment of adult patients with mild to moderately severe Alzheimer’s dementia, which is a progressive brain disorder that gradually affects memory, intellectual ability and behavior

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Pregnancy & Breast Feeding

Children & Adolescents

Driving & Using Machines

Talk to your doctor before taking this medicine, if you: 

  • are allergic to rivastigmine or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
  • have or ever had irregular or slow heartbeat
  • have or ever had stomach ulcer
  • have or ever had asthma or severe respiratory disease
  • have or ever had difficulties in passing urine
  • have or ever had seizures(fits)
  • have gastro-intestinal reactions such as nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea.
  • have a low body weight
  • suffer from trembling
  • have liver problem
  • are undergoing surgery
  • EXELON 4.6MG should not be used during pregnancy unless clearly necessary
  • You should not breast-feed during treatment with EXELON 4.6MG 
  • Ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine
  • The use of the EXELON 4.6MG in children is not recommended
  • EXELON 4.6MG may cause dizziness and somnolence, mainly at the start of treatment or when increasing the dose
  • If you feel dizzy or sleepy, do not drive or use machines

Tell your doctor if  you are taking,

  • medicines with similar effects such as (cholinomimetic agents)
  • anticholinergic medicines (used to relieve stomach cramps or spasms, to treat Parkinson’s disease or to prevent travel sickness)
  • Always use this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you
  • Do not take the EXELON 4.6MG Patch orally
  • You must remove the previous day’s EXELON 4.6MG before applying a new one
  • Do not cut the patch into pieces
  • Treatment usually starts with the EXELON 4.6MG 4.6 mg/24 hours, and after several weeks many patients move to EXELON 4.6MG 9.5 mg/24 hours as the usual daily dose
  • The patch should be replaced by a new one after 24 hours
  • If you have not been applying the EXELON 4.6MG for several days do not apply the next patch before you have talked to your doctor


Very Rare

Like all medicines, the EXELON 4.6MG Patch can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

  • depression
  • severe confusion
  • hallucinations
  • accident involving the brain (loss of coordination)
  • difficulty in speaking or breathing and signs of brain disorder
  • fainting, problems with heart rhythm (irregular or fast or slow heart beat)
  • gastric ulcer and hemorrhage (blood in stools or when vomiting)
  • gastrointestinal reactions such as nausea and vomiting
  • loss of appetite
  • anxiety
  • difficulty in sleeping
  • dizziness, headache
  • diarrhea, stomach discomfort after meals
  • skin reactions at the application site such as (redness, itching, irritation, swelling)
  • fatigue, weakness and weight loss
  • agitation
  • drowsiness
  • sweating and a general feeling of being unwell
  • convulsions
  • chest pain
  • duodenal ulcer
  • rashes
  • urinary tract infection
  • high blood pressure
  • inflammation of the pancreas (severe upper stomach pain, often with nausea and vomiting) and severe vomiting that can lead to a rupture of the esophagus
Additional Information


  • Do not use the EXELON 4.6MG after the expiry date
  • Store at room temperature (15-25°C)
  • Keep out of reach of children
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