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Compazine

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(Generic versions may still be available.)




Indications
Dosage
How Supplied

INDICATIONS

Prochlorperazine 25 mg suppositories are indicated in the control of severe nausea and vomiting in adults.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Adults

Dosage should be increased more gradually in debilitated or emaciated patients.

Elderly Patients

In general, dosages in the lower range are sufficient for most elderly patients. Since they appear to be more susceptible to hypotension and neuromuscular reactions, such patients should be observed closely. Dosage should be tailored to the individual, response carefully monitored and dosage adjusted accordingly. Dosage should be increased more gradually in elderly patients.

To Control Severe Nausea And Vomiting

Adjust dosage to the response of the individual. Begin with the lowest recommended dosage.

Rectal Dos age: 25 mg twice daily.

HOW SUPPLIED

Compazine® Prochlorperazine Suppositories USP, 25mg (for adults) are easy to open, and available in boxes of 12.

12's – NDC 66213-200-12

Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F) [See USP Controlled Room Temperature]. Do not remove from wrapper until ready to use.

Manufactured for PBM Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Charlottesville, VA 22902. 2202921 Revised: Apr 2013

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 9/13/2016

Indications
Dosage
How Supplied

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