As with any medicine, side effects are possible with the Exelon Patch. However, not everyone who uses the medication will experience side effects. In fact, many people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, they are often minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider.
Common side effects include but are not limited to:
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