Cosyntropin

FDA Approved: * February 21, 2008
Pharm Company: * SANDOZ
Category: Diagnostic Aid

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



Cosyntropin Overview

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Cosyntropin
  • Injection: 0.25mg, 0.25mg/ml, 0.25mg/vial
  • Solution: 0.25mg/ml (0.25mg/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Cosyntropin: (5 results)

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  • 0781-3052 Cosyntropin .25 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-3440 Cosyntropin .25 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 10139-905 Cosyntropin .25 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Generamedix
  • 67457-227 Cosyntropin .25 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Mylan Institutional LLC
  • 67457-257 Cosyntropin .25 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Mylan Institutional LLC

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