Loxitane

Active Ingredient(s): Loxapine
FDA Approved: * February 25, 1975
Pharm Company: * WATSON LABS
Category: Antipsychotic

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



Loxitane Overview

Loxapine (several trade names worldwide[1]) is a typical antipsychotic medication used primarily in the treatment of schizophrenia. The drug is a member of the dibenzoxazepine class and structurally related to clozapine. Several researchers have argued that loxapine may behave as an atypical antipsychotic.[3] Loxapine may be metabolized by N-demethylation to amoxapine, a tricyclic antidepressant.[4] Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Precautions 3 ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Loxapine
  • Capsule: 10mg, 25mg, 50mg, 50mg *federal Register Determination That Product Was Not Discontinued Or Withdrawn For Safety Or Efficacy Reasons**, 5mg
  • Syrup: 25mg/ml
  • Tablet: 10mg, 25mg, 50mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Loxitane: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 52544-494 Loxitane 5 mg Oral Capsule by Watson Pharma, Inc.
  • 52544-495 Loxitane 10 mg Oral Capsule by Watson Pharma, Inc.
  • 52544-496 Loxitane 25 mg Oral Capsule by Watson Pharma, Inc.
  • 52544-497 Loxitane 50 mg Oral Capsule by Watson Pharma, Inc.

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




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