Rivastigmine

FDA Approved: * January 8, 2008
Pharm Company: * WATSON LABS
Category: Alzheimers / Dementia

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



Rivastigmine Overview

Rivastigmine (sold under the trade name Exelon among others) is a acetylcholinesterase inhibitor used for the treatment of mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's. The drug can be administered orally or via a transdermal patch; the latter form reduces the prevalence of side effects,[1] which typically include nausea and vomiting.[2] The drug is eliminated through the urine, and appears to have relatively few drug-drug interactions.[2 ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Rivastigmine
  • Capsule: 1.5mg, 3mg, 4.5mg, 6mg
  • Film, Extended Release: 13.3mg/24hr, 4.6mg/24hr, 9.5mg/24hr
  • Patch: 4.6mg, 9.5mg
  • Solution: 2mg/ml
  • System: 13.3mg/24hr, 4.6mg/24hr, 9.5mg/24hr
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Rivastigmine: (82 results)

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  • 0378-9070 Rivastigmine 4.6 mg/24h Transdermal Patch by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-9071 Rivastigmine 9.5 mg/24h Transdermal Patch by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-9072 Rivastigmine 13.3 mg/24h Transdermal Patch by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0591-3208 Rivastigmine 1.5 mg (As Rivastigmine Tartrate 2.4 mg) Oral Capsule by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0591-3209 Rivastigmine 3 mg (As Rivastigmine Tartrate 4.8 mg) Oral Capsule by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0591-3210 Rivastigmine 4.5 mg (As Rivastigmine Tartrate 7.2 mg) Oral Capsule by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0591-3211 Rivastigmine 6 mg (As Rivastigmine Tartrate 9.6 mg) Oral Capsule by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0781-2614 Rivastigmine 1.5 mg (As Rivastigmine Tartrate 2.4 mg) Oral Capsule by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-2615 Rivastigmine 3 mg (As Rivastigmine Tartrate 4.8 mg) Oral Capsule by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-2616 Rivastigmine 4.5 mg (As Rivastigmine Tartrate 7.2 mg) Oral Capsule by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-2617 Rivastigmine 6 mg (As Rivastigmine Tartrate 9.6 mg) Oral Capsule by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-7304 Rivastigmine 4.6 mg/24h Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-7309 Rivastigmine 9.5 mg/24h Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-7313 Rivastigmine 13.3 mg/24h Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Sandoz Inc
  • 0904-6587 Rivastigmine Tartrate 1.5 mg Oral Capsule by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 16714-115 Rivastigmine 4.6 mg/24h Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Northstar Rx LLC.
  • 16714-116 Rivastigmine 9.5 mg/24h Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Northstar Rx LLC.
  • 16714-117 Rivastigmine 13.3 mg/24h Transdermal Patch, Extended Release by Northstar Rx LLC.
  • 27241-090 Rivastigmine Tartrate 1.5 mg Oral Capsule by Ajanta Pharma Limited
  • 27241-091 Rivastigmine Tartrate 3 mg Oral Capsule by Ajanta Pharma Limited
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