Namenda XR capsules are a higher-dose, once-daily formulation of Namenda immediate-release. Both are indicated for the treatment of moderate to severe dementia of the Alzheimer’s type.
In April 2014, Forest had announced its intention to discontinue Namenda 5mg and 10mg tablets by August 15, 2014. Prescribers were urged to transition patients to Namenda XR as soon as possible. Forest noted that the conversion to the extended-release capsules so far has been trending at approximately 40%.
For more information call (844) 873-2823 or visit NamendaXR.com.