Symmetrel

Active Ingredient(s): Amantadine
FDA Approved: * February 14, 1968
Pharm Company: * ENDO PHARMS
Category: Parkinsons

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



Symmetrel Overview

Amantadine, sold under the brand name Gocovri among others, is a medication used to treat dyskinesia associated with parkinsonism and influenza caused by type A influenzavirus, though its use for the latter is no longer recommended due to drug resistance.[3][4] It acts as a nicotinic antagonist and noncompetitive NMDA antagonist.[5][6] The antiviral mechanism of action is antagonism of the influenzavirus A M2 proton channel, whic...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Amantadine
  • Capsule: 100mg
  • Capsule, Extended Release: 137mg, 68.5mg
  • Syrup: 50mg/5ml, 50mg/ml
  • Tablet: 100mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 129mg, 161mg, 193mg, 258mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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