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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: 07/2012
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/6/2012
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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