A Prospective, 16 Week, Phase IV Study to Evaluate Safety, Tolerability and Effectiveness in Patients With Severe Dementia of the Alzheimer's Type Exposed to Rivastigmine (Exelon)15cm2 Transdermal Patch
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This is a multicenter, prospective, phase IV study evaluating safety, tolerability and effectiveness of rivastigmine 27 mg -15 cm2 transdermal patch prescribed in patients with severe dementia of the Alzheimer's type as per discretion of treating physician.
Dec 31, 2018
Dec 31, 2021
(Child, Adult, Older Adult)
15 cm2 patch sizes loaded with 27 mg of rivastigmine
Patients willing to participate in the study by providing written informed consent.
Patients diagnosed with severe dementia secondary to Alzheimer's disease (AD) 3 .Patient's prescribed with rivastigmine 27mg -15 cm2 transdermal patch as per discretion of treating physician
Contraindication as per PI
Patients simultaneously participating in other studies
Use of other investigational drugs within 5 half-lives of enrollment, or within 30 days (for small molecules) /until the expected PD effect has returned to baseline (for biologics)], whichever is longer.
History of hypersensitivity to any of the study drugs or to drugs of similar chemical classes