Dofetilide

FDA Approved: * June 6, 2016
Pharm Company: * TIGER PHARMS LLC
Category: Irregular Heartbeat (Arrhythmia)

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



Dofetilide Overview

Dofetilide is a class III antiarrhythmic agent.[1] It is marketed under the trade name Tikosyn by Pfizer, and is available in the United States in capsules containing 125, 250, and 500 µg of dofetilide. It is not available in Europe[2] or Australia.[3] In the United States it is only available by mail order or through specially trained local pharmacies.[4] Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Contraindications 3 Adverse effects 4 Pha...

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My cardiologist has suggested this drug for my persistent a fib. I am hoping to discuss its effects with some one already on this medication ## Much depends on the background of your a. fib, but if you do not have any outstanding other cardiac issues (as I do not), you probably do well on this. I have had no major side effects (unlike every other rate/rhythm drug that I took) so far. I have been on it nearly two years. I do think I am a bit more fatigued than ought to be, but much better than with the a.fib. I also notice a little bit trouble staying asleep at times. Unfortunately the drug seems not to be controlling all the aberrant a. fib, because I must occasionally supplement with metoprolol this past year. I have been told that the drug eventually fails for most folks over time as ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Dofetilide
  • Capsule: 0.125mg, 0.25mg, 0.5mg, 125mcg, 250mcg, 500mcg
  • Unknown: Unknown
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Dofetilide: (39 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0904-6681 Dofetilide .125 mg Oral Capsule by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 0904-6682 Dofetilide .25 mg Oral Capsule by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 0904-6683 Dofetilide .5 mg Oral Capsule by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 16714-840 Dofetilide .125 mg Oral Capsule by Northstar Rx LLC
  • 16714-841 Dofetilide .25 mg Oral Capsule by Northstar Rx LLC
  • 16714-842 Dofetilide .5 mg Oral Capsule by Northstar Rx LLC
  • 16729-490 Dofetilide .125 mg Oral Capsule by Accord Healthcare, Inc.
  • 16729-491 Dofetilide .25 mg Oral Capsule by Accord Healthcare, Inc.
  • 16729-492 Dofetilide .5 mg Oral Capsule by Accord Healthcare, Inc.
  • 42291-411 Dofetilide 125 ug/1 Oral Capsule by Avkare, Inc.
  • 42291-412 Dofetilide 250 ug/1 Oral Capsule by Avkare, Inc.
  • 42291-413 Dofetilide 500 ug/1 Oral Capsule by Avkare, Inc.
  • 42794-044 Dofetilide 125 ug/1 Oral Capsule by Sigmapharm Laboratories, LLC
  • 42794-045 Dofetilide 250 ug/1 Oral Capsule by Sigmapharm Laboratories, LLC
  • 42794-046 Dofetilide 500 ug/1 Oral Capsule by Sigmapharm Laboratories, LLC
  • 47335-061 Dofetilide .125 mg Oral Capsule by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
  • 47335-062 Dofetilide .25 mg Oral Capsule by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
  • 47335-063 Dofetilide .5 mg Oral Capsule by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
  • 50742-230 Dofetilide .125 mg Oral Capsule by Ingenus Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 50742-231 Dofetilide .25 mg Oral Capsule by Ingenus Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 19 more results ...

Other drugs which contain Dofetilide or a similar ingredient: (2 results)

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