"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today allowed marketing of the inFlow Intraurethral Valve-Pump, a replaceable urinary prosthesis for use in female adults who cannot contract the muscles necessary to push urine out of the bladder (impaired d"...
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
The recommended dose is 20 mg twice daily. SANCTURA® should be dosed at least one hour before meals or given on an empty stomach.
Dosage modification is recommended in the following patient populations:
- For patients with severe renal impairment (creatinine clearance less than 30 mL/min), the recommended dose is 20 mg once daily at bedtime [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS, Use In Specific Populations, and CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY].
- In geriatric patients greater than or equal to 75 years of age, dose may be titrated down to 20 mg once daily based upon tolerability [see Use In Specific Populations].
Dosage Forms And Strengths
SANCTURA® is supplied as 20 mg tablets (brownish yellow, biconvex, glossy coated tablets printed with S in black ink).
Storage And Handling
SANCTURA® tablets 20 mg (brownish yellow, biconvex, glossy coated tablets printed with S in black ink) are supplied as follows: 60 count HDPE bottle -NDC 0023-3513-60
Store at controlled room temperature 20° -25°C (68° -77°F) (see USP).
Manufactured for: Allergan, Inc. Irvine, CA 92612, U.S.A. Manufactured by: Madaus GmbH Troisdorf, Germany. Revised: 07/2012This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/6/2012
Additional Sanctura Information
Sanctura - User Reviews
Sanctura User Reviews
Now you can gain knowledge and insight about a drug treatment with Patient Discussions.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Get breaking medical news.