Entacapone Tablets (Adacapone) – Product Information
Entacapone tablets (Adacapone) is used in the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease combination with levodopa and carbidopa therapy to treat end-of-dose "wearing-off" in patients with Parkinson's disease.
Adacapone (Entacapone tablets) is available as tablets containing 200 mg Entacapone.
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Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient
The active pharmaceutical ingredients contained in Adacapone tablets is Entacapone. Each tablet contains 200 mg of the active ingredient Entacapone .
Adacapone Tablets - Contraindications
Adacapone tablets are contraindicated in patients with a hypensensitivity to Entacapone or any inactive ingredient present in the product.
Entacapone Tablets (Adacapone) – Dosage and Administration
Please consult your doctor for exact dosing instructions.
The recommended adult dose of Adacapone Tablets (Entacapone) is one 200 mg tablet administered concomitantly with each Levodopa and Carbidopa dose to a maximum of 8 times daily.
Side Effects of Entacapone Tablets (Adacapone)
The most common possible side effects of Entacapone tablets with an incidence at least 3% greater than placebo associated with the use of Adacapone were: dyskinesia, urine discoloration, diarrhea, nausea, hyperkinesia, abdominal pain, vomiting, and dry mouth.
Storage Instructions for Entacapone Tablets
Entacapone Tablets (Adacapone) should be stored at 25°C (77°F) excursions permitted to 15°-30°C (59°-86°F) and protected from moisture. Keep out of the reach of children and away from pets.
This Product was added to our catalogue on Monday, 14. July 2014.