Movantik

Active Ingredient(s): Naloxegol
FDA Approved: * September 16, 2014
Pharm Company: * ASTRAZENECA PHARMS
Category: Opioid Dependence

Naloxegol (INN; PEGylated naloxol;[1] trade names Movantik and Moventig) is a peripherally acting μ-opioid receptor antagonist developed by AstraZeneca, licensed from Nektar Therapeutics, for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation.[2] It was approved in 2014 in adult patients with chronic, non-cancer pain.[3] Doses of 25mg were found safe and well tolerated for 52 weeks.[4] When given concomitantly with opioid analgesi... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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Dosage List

Movantik 12.5 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated
NDC: 0310-1969
Labeler:
Astrazeneca Pharmaceuticals Lp
Movantik 25 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated
NDC: 0310-1970
Labeler:
Astrazeneca Pharmaceuticals Lp
Movantik 25 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated
NDC: 55700-383
Labeler:
Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products LLC
Movantik 12.5 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated
NDC: 57841-1300
Labeler:
Redhill Biopharma Ltd
Movantik 25 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated
NDC: 57841-1301
Labeler:
Redhill Biopharma Ltd
Movantik 25 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated
NDC: 69189-1970
Labeler:
Avera Mckennan Hospital

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Movantik time of day to take?

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EFFECTIVENESS OF MOVANTIK

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Suddenly taken off of Movantik

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