Vimpat

Active Ingredient(s): Lacosamide
FDA Approved: * October 28, 2008
Pharm Company: * SCHWARZ BIOSCIENCES
Category: Anticonvulsant

Lacosamide, sold under the brand name Vimpat among others, is a medication used for the treatment of partial-onset seizures and primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures.[1] It is used by mouth or intravenously.[1] It is available as a generic medication.[2] Contents 1 Medical uses 1.1 Off-label use 2 Contraindications 3 Side effects 3.1 Gastrointestinal 3.2 Central nervous system 3.3 Psychiatric 3.4 Cardiovascular 3.5 Allergies 3.6 Warnin... [wikipedia]

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

Vimpat SP;50
Vimpat 50 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0131-2477
Labeler:
Kremers Urban Pharmaceuticals Inc
Vimpat SP;100
Vimpat 100 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0131-2478
Labeler:
Kremers Urban Pharmaceuticals Inc
Vimpat SP;150
Vimpat 150 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0131-2479
Labeler:
Kremers Urban Pharmaceuticals Inc
Vimpat SP;200
Vimpat 200 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0131-2480
Labeler:
Kremers Urban Pharmaceuticals Inc
Vimpat SP;50
Vimpat 50 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 54868-6077
Labeler:
Physicians Total Care, Inc.
Vimpat SP;100
Vimpat 100 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated
NDC: 70518-0257
Labeler:
Remedyrepack Inc.
Vimpat 10 mg/ml Intravenous Injection
NDC: 0131-1810
Labeler:
Kremers Urban Pharmaceuticals Inc
Vimpat 2 Week Starter Kit
NDC: 0131-2470
Labeler:
Kremers Urban Pharmaceuticals Inc
Vimpat 10 mg/ml Oral Solution
NDC: 0131-5410
Labeler:
Kremers Urban Pharmaceuticals Inc
Vimpat 10 mg/ml Oral Solution
NDC: 70166-617
Labeler:
Lohxa

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