Precedex

Active Ingredient(s): Dexmedetomidine
FDA Approved: * December 17, 1999
Pharm Company: * HOSPIRA
Category: Anesthetic

Dexmedetomidine, sold under the trade name Precedex among others, is an anxiolytic, sedative, and pain medication. Dexmedetomidine is notable for its ability to provide sedation without risk of respiratory depression[citation needed] (unlike other commonly used drugs such as propofol and fentanyl) and can provide cooperative or semi-rousable sedation. Similar to clonidine, it is a sympatholytic drug that acts as an agonist of α2-adrenergic receptors in certain parts of th... [wikipedia]

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

Precedex 100 ug/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution, Concentrate
NDC: 0404-9938
Labeler:
Henry Schein, Inc.
Precedex 4 ug/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution
NDC: 0409-1174
Labeler:
Hospira, Inc.
Precedex 4 ug/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution
NDC: 0409-1434
Labeler:
Hospira, Inc.
Precedex 4 ug/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution
NDC: 0409-1454
Labeler:
Hospira, Inc.
Precedex 100 ug/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution, Concentrate
NDC: 0409-1638
Labeler:
Hospira, Inc.
Precedex 4 ug/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution
NDC: 0409-1660
Labeler:
Hospira, Inc.
Precedex 4 ug/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution
NDC: 0409-3301
Labeler:
Hospira, Inc.
Precedex 100 ug/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution, Concentrate
NDC: 52584-638
Labeler:
General Injectables and Vaccines, Inc.

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