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Rilutek

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Rilutek




Indications
Dosage
How Supplied

INDICATIONS

RILUTEK is indicated for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

The recommended dosage for RILUTEK is 50 mg taken orally twice daily. RILUTEK should be taken at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal [see CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY].

Measure serum aminotransferases before and during treatment with RILUTEK [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

HOW SUPPLIED

Dosage Forms And Strengths

Tablets: 50 mg film-coated, capsule-shaped, white, with “RPR 202” on one side.

Storage And Handling

RILUTEK 50 mg tablets are white, capsule-shaped, film-coated, and engraved with “RPR 202” on one side. RILUTEK is supplied in bottles of 60 tablets, NDC 24987-700-60.

Store at controlled room temperature, 20°C to 25°C (68°F to77°F), and protect from bright light.

Manufactured for: Covis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Cary, NC 27511 USA. Revised: May 2016

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

Last reviewed on RxList: 6/7/2016

Indications
Dosage
How Supplied

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