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Namenda (Memantine) - Off Label Use - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Cases with Off Label Use (4)

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Namenda (Memantine) where reactions include off label use. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

Possible Namenda side effects in 80 year old male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-24

Patient: 80 year old male, weighing 73.0 kg (160.6 pounds)

Reactions: Blood Pressure Increased, Weight Decreased, Confusional State, Cognitive Disorder, Amnesia, Tremor, Off Label Use, Thinking Abnormal, Malaise, Dizziness, Lethargy

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Amlodipine
    Indication: Hypertension
    End date: 2012-05-01

Clonazepam
    Dosage: 1/2 tablet qd
    Indication: Rapid Eye Movements Sleep Abnormal
    Start date: 2011-08-01
    End date: 2012-08-20

Namenda
    Dosage: 10 mg bid
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Fahr's Disease
    Start date: 2011-08-01

Other drugs received by patient: Galantamine Hydrobromide; Atenolol; Plavix; Aspirin



Possible Namenda side effects in male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) on 2012-06-18

Patient: male

Reactions: Off Label Use, Thinking Abnormal, Drug Interaction, Unevaluable Event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Namenda

Other drugs received by patient possibly interacting with the suspect drug:
Trazodone HCL
    Indication: Depression
    Start date: 2010-09-01
    End date: 2010-09-01

Aspirin
    Indication: Antiplatelet Therapy
    Start date: 2010-09-01
    End date: 2010-09-01

Lamictal
    Indication: Dementia With Lewy Bodies
    Start date: 2010-09-01
    End date: 2010-09-01

Ativan
    Start date: 2010-09-01
    End date: 2010-09-01

Neurontin
    Indication: Dementia With Lewy Bodies
    Start date: 2010-09-07
    End date: 2010-09-01

Remeron
    Indication: Depression
    Start date: 2010-09-01
    End date: 2010-09-01

Exelon
    Indication: Dementia With Lewy Bodies
    Start date: 2010-09-01
    End date: 2010-09-01

Temazepam
    Indication: Sleep Disorder
    Start date: 2010-09-01
    End date: 2010-09-01

Vistaril
    Start date: 2010-09-01
    End date: 2010-09-01

Unspecified Antihistaminics
    Start date: 2010-09-01
    End date: 2010-09-01

Other drugs received by patient: Acetaminophen



Possible Namenda side effects in 68 year old female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-04-16

Patient: 68 year old female

Reactions: Off Label Use, Mania, Overdose, Suicide Attempt, Depression, Suicidal Ideation

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Namenda
    Dosage: 50 mg
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2011-01-01
    End date: 2012-01-01

Namenda
    Dosage: 30 mg
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2012-01-01

Namenda
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Migraine
    Start date: 2011-03-01
    End date: 2011-01-01

Other drugs received by patient: Lexapro; Imodium; Ativan; Actonel



Possible Namenda side effects in 20 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2011-11-25

Patient: 20 year old male

Reactions: Off Label Use, Rectal Haemorrhage

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Namenda

Other drugs received by patient: Cogentin (Benzatropine Mesilate) (Benzatropine Mesilate); Prozac (Fluoxetine Hydrochloride Hydrochloride) (Fluoxetine Hydrochlor; Abilify (Aripiprazole) (Aripiprazole)

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