Active Ingredient(s): Deutetrabenazine
FDA Approved: * April 3, 2017
Pharm Company: * TEVA PHARMS USA INC
Category: Neurological Disorders

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Austedo Overview

Deutetrabenazine (trade name Austedo) is a pharmaceutical drug for the treatment of chorea associated with Huntington’s disease. Chemically, deutetrabenazine is an isotopic isomer of tetrabenazine in which six hydrogen atoms have been replaced by deuterium atoms. The incorporation of deuterium slows the rate of drug metabolism, allowing less frequent dosing.[1][2] In May, 2017, published data showed deutetrabenazine effective in tardive dyskinesia.[3] Teva Pharmaceuticals received appro...

Read more Austedo Details
Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source:

Recent Austedo Forums:

Be the first to start a discussion about this drug.

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Tablet: 12mg, 6mg, 9mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Austedo: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 68546-170 Austedo 6 mg Oral Tablet, Coated by Teva Neuroscience, Inc.
  • 68546-171 Austedo 9 mg Oral Tablet, Coated by Teva Neuroscience, Inc.
  • 68546-172 Austedo 12 mg Oral Tablet, Coated by Teva Neuroscience, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Deutetrabenazine or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. Site content is Copyright © 2005-2017 and is protected under U.S. and International Copyright laws. All Rights Reserved. This page was last updated on 16 October 2017.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2017 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® and The People's Medicine Community® are registered trademarks of Limelight Innovations L.L.C.