Orenitram

Active Ingredient(s): Treprostinil
FDA Approved: * December 20, 2013
Pharm Company: * UNITED THERAP
Category: Blood Pressure

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



Orenitram Overview

Treprostinil (marketed under the trade names Remodulin for infusion, Orenitram for oral, and Tyvaso for inhalation) is a vasodilator that is used for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension.[1] Treprostinil is a synthetic analog of prostacyclin (PGI2). The inhaled form of treprostinil was approved by the FDA in July 2009 and is marketed as the trade name Tyvaso. Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Adverse effects 3 Mechanism of action 4 Pharmacokinetics 5 Dosage and admini...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treprostinil

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Orenitram & Treprostinil Availability

Hello. I'm looking for Orenitram tablets and Treprostinil. Can you tell me about their availability please? It's urgent.

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Orenitram success stories

I am scheduled to start Orenitram in 3 weeks, I have been on Sub-qutaneous remodulin for over a year and have had success with that medication. I have not been able to tolerate the pain from starting a new infusion site. It has been horrendously painful. I am so looking forward to switching to Orenitram but want to know if anyone else has switched from Sub-qutaneous remodulin to Orenitram and it has been just as sucessful? ## I take Orenitram. It is much better than subcutaneous Remodulin, which when starting a new site is extremely painful. So I recommend Orenitram for PAH.??.

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Are there stories of people who take Orenitram? ## @Diana, From what I've seen, you may actually be the first person to post about Orenitram (treprostinil) on this site, as I have yet to come across any reviews/stories from those with prior experience taking it. However, since you recently started this thread I'm sure other patients out there will be drawn to it in just a matter of time. If I can be of any help though, one thing I'd encourage first time patients to do is familiarize themselves with all the prescribing information relating to Orenitram, including side effects, how it works, and how long it works for, in order to better understand what affect it's having on your body. In terms of reviews, everyone responds differently to medications, whereas someone may ge...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Treprostinil
  • Injection: 10mg/ml, 1mg/ml, 2.5mg/ml, 5mg/ml
  • Solution: 0.6mg/ml
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 0.125mg, 0.25mg, 1mg, 2.5mg, 5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Orenitram: (6 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 66302-300 Orenitram .125 mg/1 Oral Tablet, Extended Release by United Therapeutics Corp.
  • 66302-302 Orenitram .25 mg/1 Oral Tablet, Extended Release by United Therapeutics Corp.
  • 66302-310 Orenitram 1 mg/1 Oral Tablet, Extended Release by United Therapeutics Corp.
  • 66302-325 Orenitram 2.5 mg/1 Oral Tablet, Extended Release by United Therapeutics Corp.
  • 66302-350 Orenitram 5 mg Oral Tablet, Extended Release by United Therapeutics Corp.
  • 69189-0676 Orenitram 2.5 mg Oral Tablet, Extended Release by Avera Mckennan Hospital

Other drugs which contain Treprostinil or a similar ingredient: (3 results)


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Orenitram success stories
I am scheduled to start Orenitram in 3 weeks, I have been on Sub-qutaneous remodulin for over a year and have had succes... 1 reply
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Are there stories of people who take Orenitram? ## @Diana, From what I've seen, you may actually be the first person... 1 reply
Orenitram & Treprostinil Availability
Hello. I'm looking for Orenitram tablets and Treprostinil. Can you tell me about their availability please? It's...




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