Mexitil

Active Ingredient(s): Mexiletine
FDA Approved: * December 30, 1985
Pharm Company: * BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM
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".



Mexitil Overview

Mexiletine (INN) (sold under the brand names Mexitil and NaMuscla) is a medication used to treat abnormal heart rhythms, chronic pain, and some causes of muscle stiffness. Common side effects include abdominal pain, chest discomfort, drowsiness, headache, and nausea. It works as a non-selective voltage-gated sodium channel blocker and belongs to the Class IB group of anti-arrhythmic medications.[1] Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Adverse effects 3 Pharmacology 4 Synthesis 5 Socie...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Mexiletine
  • Capsule: 150mg, 200mg, 250mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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