Lubiprostone

Pharm Company: * AMNEAL PHARMS NY
Category: Irritable Bowel Syndrome

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Lubiprostone Overview

Lubiprostone (rINN, marketed under the trade name Amitiza among others) is a medication used in the management of chronic idiopathic constipation, predominantly irritable bowel syndrome-associated constipation in women and opioid-induced constipation. The drug is owned by Mallinckrodt and is marketed by Takeda Pharmaceutical Company. The drug was developed by Sucampo Pharmaceuticals and approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2006.[1][2][3...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Lubiprostone
  • Capsule: 24mcg, 24ugm, 8mcg, 8ugm
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Lubiprostone: (2 results)

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  • 0254-3028 Lubiprostone 8 ug/1 Oral Capsule, Gelatin Coated by Par Pharmaceutical Inc.
  • 0254-3029 Lubiprostone 24 ug/1 Oral Capsule, Gelatin Coated by Par Pharmaceutical Inc.

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