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Table 2 Prescribing Cascade Medications

From: An examination of three prescribing cascades in a cohort of older adults with dementia

Prescribing Cascade Inciting Medication Second Treatment
1 donepezil (N06DA02)
rivastigmine (N06DA03)
galantamine (N06DA04)
oxybutynin (G04BD04)
tolterodine (G04BD07)
solifenacin (G04BD08)
trospium (G04BD09)
darifenacin (G04BD10)
fesoterodine (G04BD11)
2 metoclopramide (A03FA01) levodopa-carbidopa (N04BA02)
levodopa-carbidopa-entacapone (N04BA03)
amantadine (N04BB01)
ropinirole (N04BC04)
pramipexole (N04BC05)
selegiline (N04BD01)
entacapone (N04BX02)
3 amlodipine (C08CA01)
nifedipine (C08CA05)
felodipine (C08CA02
furosemide (C03CA01)
spironolactone (C03DA01)
hydrochlorothiazide (C03EA01)
amiloride (C03DB01)
ethacrynic acid (C03CC01)
bumetanide (C03CA02)