Mentra 10

Mentra 10 Description

memantine

Manufacturer:

Cadila Healthcare

Distributor:

Metro Drug

Marketer:

Zydus Healthcare Phils
Full Prescribing Info
Description
Memantine is used in treatment of patients with moderate to severe Alzheimer's disease. It is a voltage-dependent, moderate-affinity uncompetitive NMDA-receptor antagonist. It modulates the effects of pathologically elevated tonic levels of glutamate that may lead to neuronal dysfunction. Memantine is chemically described as 1-amino-3,5-dimethyladamantane hydrochloride. Its empirical formula is C12H21N.HCl. It is white to off white powder with a molecular weight of 215.76.
Formulation: Each film coated tablet contains: Mentra 10 - Memantine Hydrochloride 10 mg.
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