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DISOPYRAMIDE Phosphate Capsules (GREENSTONE LLC)

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INDICATIONS AND USAGE

Disopyramide phosphate is indicated for the treatment of documented ventricular arrhythmias, such as sustained ventricular tachycardia, that, in the judgment of the physician, are life-threatening....

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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

The dosage of disopyramide phosphate must be individualized for each patient on the basis of response and tolerance. The usual adult dosage of disopyramide phosphate is 400 to 800 mg per day given...

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CONTRAINDICATIONS

Disopyramide phosphate is contraindicated in the presence of cardiogenic shock, preexisting second-or third-degree AV block (if no pacemaker is present), congenital Q-T prolongation, or known...

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Warnings

Mortality

In the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute's Cardiac Arrhythmia Suppression Trial (CAST), a long-term, multi-center, randomized, double-blind study in...

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ADVERSE REACTIONS

The adverse reactions which were reported in disopyramide phosphate clinical trials encompass observations in 1,500 patients, including 90 patients studied for at least 4 years. The most serious adverse...

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OVERDOSAGE

Symptoms

Deliberate or accidental overdosage of oral disopyramide may be followed by apnea, loss of consciousness, cardiac arrhythmias, and loss of...

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DESCRIPTION

Disopyramide phosphate is an antiarrhythmic drug available for oral administration in immediate-release capsules containing 100 mg or 150 mg of disopyramide base, present as the phosphate. The base content of the...

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CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY

Mechanisms of Action

Disopyramide phosphate is a Type 1 antiarrhythmic drug (i.e., similar to procainamide and quinidine). ...

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HOW SUPPLIED

Disopyramide phosphate is supplied in hard gelatin capsules containing either 100 mg or 150 mg of disopyramide base, present as the phosphate.

Disopyramide phosphate 100-mg capsules are white and orange,...

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This product's label may have been updated. For current full prescribing information, please visit www.greenstonellc.com.

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