Medically prescribed for – Exelon or Rivastigmine is prescribed for the treatment of mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease.

Adverse reactions experienced – Side effects include weakness, dizziness, drowsiness, headache, nausea, stomach pain and nasal congestion.  Exelon and Rivastigmine have also been linked to severe vomiting and rupture of the esophagus.

Status of drug -The Federal Drug Administration has recognized the link between these adverse reactions and the drug. 

See your doctor if you have experienced serious health problems after taking Exelon or Rivastigmine.  You may also wish to contact an experienced products liability attorney who can help you protect your legal rights and get compensation for your injuries.