"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Viberzi (eluxadoline) and Xifaxan (rifaximin), two new treatments, manufactured by two different companies, for irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D) in adult men and women.
May also be useful as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of duodenal ulcer. IT HAS NOT BEEN SHOWN CONCLUSIVELY WHETHER ANTICHOLINERGIC/ANTISPASMODIC DRUGS AID IN THE HEALING OF A DUODENAL ULCER, DECREASE THE RATE OF RECURRENCES OR PREVENT COMPLICATIONS.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
The dosage of Donnatal Extentabs® (belladonna alkaloids, phenobarbital) should be adjusted to the needs of the individual patient to assure symptomatic control with a minimum of adverse reactions. The usual dose is one tablet every twelve (12) hours. If indicated, one tablet every eight (8) hours may be given.
Donnatal Extentabs® (belladonna alkaloids, phenobarbital) Tablets are supplied as: film coated green, round, compressed tablets printed "P421" in black ink.
- Bottles of 100 tablets
- Bottles of 500 tablets
Store at 20-25°C (68-77°F) [See USP Controlled Room Temperature]. Protect from light and moisture.
Dispense in a well-closed, light-resistant container as defined in the USP using a child-resistant closure.
Also available: Donnatal® Tablets in bottles of 100 and 1000 tablets and Donnatal® Elixir in 4 fl oz bottles and 1 pint bottles.
PBM Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Gordonsville, VA 22942. FDA Rev date: n/a
Last reviewed on RxList: 4/23/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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