Tridione

Active Ingredient(s): Trimethadione
FDA Approved: * January 25, 1946
Pharm Company: * ABBOTT
Category: Anticonvulsant

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



Tridione Overview

Trimethadione (Tridione) is an oxazolidinedione anticonvulsant. It is most commonly used to treat epileptic conditions that are resistant to other treatments. It is primarily effective in treating absence seizures, but can also be used in refractory temporal lobe epilepsy. It is usually administered 3 or 4 times daily, with the total daily dose ranging from 900 mg to 2.4 g. Treatment is most effective when the concentration of its active metabolite, dimethadione, is above 700 µg/mL. Seve...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Trimethadione
  • Capsule: 300mg
  • Solution: 200mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 150mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Tridione: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0074-3753 Tridione 150 mg Chewable Tablet by Abbott Laboratories

Other drugs which contain Trimethadione or a similar ingredient: (1 result)