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What are the risks of using the Exelon patch?

There are few risks linked to the Exelon patch when it's used properly. Using more than one patch at once may result in the need for hospitalization and even, in rare cases, death. A rash or skin reaction may occur where the patch is applied; tell your doctor if it spreads, is severe or lasts more than 48 hours after you remove the patch. At high doses Exelon may cause nausea and vomiting. If someone in your care develops severe side effects while using an Exelon patch, tell a doctor.

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