Active Ingredient(s): Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide + Quinidine Sulfate
FDA Approved: * October 29, 2010
Pharm Company: * AVANIR PHARMA
Category: Neurological Disorders

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

Nuedexta Overview

Dextromethorphan (DXM or DM) is a medication most often used as a cough suppressant in over-the-counter cold and cough medicines. It is sold in syrup, tablet, spray, and lozenge forms. It is in the morphinan class of medications with sedative, dissociative, and stimulant properties (at lower doses). Dextromethorphan posseses only a minimal degree of the mu-opioid activity typical of morphinan compounds and exerts its therapeutic effects through several other receptors. In its pure form, dextr...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide + Quinidine Sulfate
  • Capsule: 20mg + 10mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Nuedexta: (1 result)

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  • 64597-301 Nuedexta (Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide 20 mg / Quinidine Sulfate 10 mg) Oral Capsule by Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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