Alosetron

Category: Irritable Bowel Syndrome



Alosetron Overview

Alosetron, sold under the brand name Lotronex among others, is a 5-HT3 antagonist used for the management of severe diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in women only. It was patented in 1987 and approved for medical use in 2002.[1] It is currently marketed by Prometheus Laboratories Inc. (San Diego). Alosetron was withdrawn from the market in 2000 owing to the occurrence of serious life-threatening gastrointestinal adverse effects, but was reintroduced in 2002...

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Alosetron
  • Tablet: 0.5mg, 1mg
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NDC Database Records for Alosetron: (16 results)

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  • 0054-0295 Alosetron Hydrochloride .5 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0054-0296 Alosetron Hydrochloride 1 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc.
  • 42291-123 Alosetron Hydrochloride .5 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Avkare, Inc.
  • 42291-124 Alosetron Hydrochloride 1 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Avkare, Inc.
  • 45963-479 Alosetron Hydrochloride .5 mg Oral Tablet by Actavis Pharma, Inc.
  • 45963-480 Alosetron Hydrochloride 1 mg Oral Tablet by Actavis Pharma, Inc.
  • 49884-819 Alosetron Hydrochloride .5 mg Oral Tablet by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 49884-820 Alosetron Hydrochloride 1 mg Oral Tablet by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 63629-2517 Alosetron .5 mg Oral Tablet by Bryant Ranch Prepack
  • 63629-2518 Alosetron 1 mg Oral Tablet by Bryant Ranch Prepack
  • 64980-453 Alosetron Hyochloride .5 mg Oral Tablet by Rising Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 64980-454 Alosetron Hyochloride 1 mg Oral Tablet by Rising Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 65162-248 Alosetron Hydrochloride .5 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 65162-249 Alosetron Hydrochloride 1 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 70756-701 Alosetron 1 mg Oral Tablet by Lifestar Pharma LLC
  • 70756-702 Alosetron .5 mg Oral Tablet by Lifestar Pharma LLC

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