donepezil

(doh-NEH-peh-zil)

A drug that is used to treat Alzheimer disease and is being studied in the treatment of side effects caused by radiation therapy to the brain. It is a type of cholinesterase inhibitor.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "donepezil"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "donepezilo"

Medicamento usado para el tratamiento de la enfermedad de Alzheimer. Es un tipo de inhibidor de la colinesterasa. Está en estudio para el tratamiento de los efectos secundarios de la radioterapia aplicada al cerebro.