Description

Memantine 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.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Memantine
N Nervous system → N06 Psychoanaleptics → N06D Anti-dementia drugs → N06DX Other anti-dementia drugs

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