Leslie Kay (lmk2 at garnet.berkeley.edu) wrote:
: In article <2tr2oe$6an at netnews.upenn.edu>,
: Kurt A. Kistler <kistler at a.chem.upenn.edu> wrote:
: >I believe Tacrine is on the U.S. market now, even though it does not
: >do such a great job. Are AChE inhibitors a waste of time?
: I recently talked with someone who works in this field, and he told me
: that AChE inhibitors actually make the problem worse. Patients
: see an increase in dimentia and a whole host of other problems
: Leslie Kay
:lmk2 at garnet.berkeley.edu
Well, what I understand about Tacrine is that it helps those that are
not too violent for about 12 weeks, then it doesn't help anymore.
I guess none of you have heard of this non-AChE drug.
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