galantamine (Razadyne, changed from the trade name Reminyl June 2005)
There are a number of treatments and therapies that can help with sleep disturbance, agression, depression and other behavioral problems. Help is also available to maintain cognitive function over the short term and help that enriches lives of people with Alzheimers disease.
There is a lot of research underway. Pharmaceutical companies, the Alzheimer Association and governments are funding research. Each year brings progress. It is hoped that in the coming years more improvements in treatment and care and an eventual cure will eradicate this disease.
For more information about medications for Alzheimer's disease
Information about mood stabilizing medications for Alzheimer's disease
Information about Minor Tranquilizer Treatments for Dementia and Alzheimer's
Information about Major Tranquilizer Treatments for Alzheimer's