Hi, My Grandmother was diagnosed with dementia about a month back. She repeats things, calls out name of a person whole day and seems confused every time. She's being given Alzil 5 and Qutan 50 but there's no improvement till now. Are the medicines given correct for the same?
Dear Lybrate user,
Sorry to hear that your grandmother is dementing. Alzil 5 mg will be increased to 20 mg slowly over next 6-9 months. It will stop her from dementing further. It will not improve her symptoms and make her alright like last year. Qutan is not a drug for dementia. But her behaviour that disturbs you people, will be under control with Qutan.
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