What is it?
Nimvastid is a medicine that contains the active substance rivastigmine. It is available as capsules (yellow: 1.5 mg, orange: 3 mg, brownish red: 4.5 mg, and brownish red and orange: 6 mg) and as white orodispersible tablets (1.5 mg, 3 mg, 4.5 mg, and 6 mg). Orodispersible means that the tablets dissolve in the mouth.
Nimvastid is a ?generic medicine?. This means that Nimvastid is similar to a ?reference medicine? already authorised in the European Union (EU) called Exelon. For more information on generic medicines, see the question-and-answer document here.