Tigan

Active Ingredient(s): Trimethobenzamide
FDA Approved: * July 12, 1974
Pharm Company: * KING PHARMS
Category: Nausea & Vomiting

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



Tigan Overview

Trimethobenzamide (trade names Tebamide, Tigan) is an antiemetic used to prevent nausea and vomiting. It is often prescribed for patients with gastroenteritis, medication-induced nausea, and other illnesses. Trimethobenzamide is generally considered the most potent antiemetic that does not have effects on the serotonergic, dopaminergic, or histaminergic systems, so it has a lower likelihood of causing undesired side effects. In the United States, it requires a prescription. Contents 1 Mec...

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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/Trimethobenzamide

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tigan inj. shelf life

How long can you use tigan after the expiration date? The inj. version of tigan? We keep it in a dark cool place and have a brand new bottle and it's that time of year for the stomach virus. ## Hello, Lou! How are you? There isn't necessarily any time of year for stomach viruses, there are several that one could catch and they can occur any time of year. I got a very nasty one back in October and was miserable. The best preventative is washing your hands regularly to help prevent transmission to yourself and others. As to the expired medication, it would be best to dispose of it and obtain a new supply, if you need it. Liquid medications tend to degrade much faster than other forms and they can actually go bad and may make you ill, if you use them. The FDA lists its typical side...

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WHAT DOES THE DRUG, TIGAN, TREAT?

I AM TRYING TO FIND OUT ABOUT THREE DRUGS THAT MY MOTHER IS TAKING. SHE IS NOT SURE WHAT THEY TREAT. THE NAMES OF THE DRUGS ARE: TIGAN, ACETAZOLAMIDE; SULFAMETJOXAZOLE AND PHENAZOPYRIDINE.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Trimethobenzamide
  • Capsule: 100mg, 250mg, 300mg
  • Injection: 100mg/ml
  • Suppository: 100mg, 200mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Tigan: (7 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 21695-853 Tigan 100 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection by Rebel Distributors Corp
  • 42023-118 Tigan 100 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection by Jhp Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 42023-119 Tigan 100 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection by Jhp Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 52125-143 Tigan 300 mg Oral Capsule by Remedyrepack Inc.
  • 52584-119 Tigan 100 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Solution by General Injectables & Vaccines, Inc
  • 61570-079 Tigan 300 mg Oral Capsule by Monarch Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 70518-1225 Tigan 300 mg Oral Capsule by Remedyrepack Inc.

Other drugs which contain Trimethobenzamide or a similar ingredient: (4 results)

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tigan inj. shelf life
How long can you use tigan after the expiration date? The inj. version of tigan? We keep it in a dark cool place and hav... 3 replies
WHAT DOES THE DRUG, TIGAN, TREAT?
I AM TRYING TO FIND OUT ABOUT THREE DRUGS THAT MY MOTHER IS TAKING. SHE IS NOT SURE WHAT THEY TREAT. THE NAMES OF THE DR...




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