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A recent study showed that memantine, a medicine approved to treat moderate-to-severe Alzheimer’s, significantly slows cognitive decline and reduces the need for caregiving by 45.8 hours per month.

Reference

Title
Memantine in Moderate-to-Severe Alzheimer’s Disease
Publication
N Eng J Med
Publication Date
2003
Authors
Reisberg B, Doody R, Stoffler A, Schmitt F, et al
Volume & Issue
Volume 348, Issue 14
Pages
1333-41
URL
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  • Innovative Medical Research
  • Human Value

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