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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
The recommended dose of DETROL LA Capsules is 4 mg once daily with water and swallowed whole. The dose may be lowered to 2 mg daily based on individual response and tolerability; however, limited efficacy data are available for DETROL LA 2 mg [see Clinical Studies].
Dosage Adjustment in Specific Populations
For patients with mild to moderate hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh Class A or B) or severe renal impairment (CCr 10-30 mL/min), the recommended dose of DETROL LA is 2 mg once daily. DETROL LA is not recommended for use in patients with severe hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh Class C). Patients with CCr < 10 mL/min have not been studied and use of DETROL LA in this population is not recommended [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS and Use In Specific Populations].
Dosage Adjustment in Presence of Concomitant Drugs
For patients who are taking drugs that are potent inhibitors of CYP3A4 [e.g., ketoconazole, clarithromycin, ritonavir], the recommended dose of DETROL LA is 2 mg once daily [see DRUG INTERACTIONS].
Dosage Forms And Strengths
The 2 mg capsules are blue-green with symbol and 2 printed in white ink. The 4 mg capsules are blue with symbol and 4 printed in white ink.
Storage And Handling
DETROL LA Capsules are supplied as follows:
|Bottles of 30||Bottles of 500|
|2 mg Capsules||NDC 0009-5190-01||2 mg Capsules||NDC 0009-5190-03|
|4 mg Capsules||NDC 0009-5191-01||4 mg Capsules||NDC 0009-5191-03|
|Bottles of 90||Unit Dose Blisters|
|2 mg Capsules||NDC 0009-5190-02||2 mg Capsules||NDC 0009-5190-04|
|4 mg Capsules||NDC 0009-5191-02||4 mg Capsules||NDC 0009-5191-04|
Store at 20°–25°C (68°–77°F); excursions permitted to 15–30°C (59–86°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature]. Protect from light.
Distributed by : Pharmacia & Upjohn CO., Division of Pfizer Inc, NY, NY 10017. Revised: 08/2012
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/5/2012
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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