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Table 3 Sample of patients with dementia subdivided according to anti-dementia drugs

From: Prescribing patterns in dementia: a multicentre observational study in a German network of CAM physicians

Dementia Patients Anti-dementia drugs 1
   Total Cholinesterase inhibitors Memantine Ginkgo
biloba
    Donepezil Rivastigmine Galantamine   
  N [n (%)] [n (%)] [n (%)] [n (%)] [n (%)] [n (%)]
Dementia in Alzheimer's disease 60 34 (56.7) 13 (21.7) 3 (5.0) 7 (11.7) 15 (25.0) 12 (20.0)
Vascular dementia 145 26 (17.9) 1 (0.7) - 1 (0.7) 1 (0.7) 23 (15.9)
Dementia in Parkinson's disease 42 8 (19.0) 1 (2.4) 1 (2.4) 1 (2.4) 2 (4.8) 5 (11.9)
Unspecified dementia 330 80 (24.2) 14 (4.2) 4 (1.2) 1 (0.3) 14 (4.2) 59 (17.9)
Total 577 148 (25.6) 29 (5.0) 8 (1.4) 10 (1.7) 32 (5.5) 99 (17.2)
  1. 1 Double entries possible