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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Dosage should be adjusted according to the severity of the pain and the response of the patient. Synalgos-DC is given orally. The usual adult dose is two capsules every 4 hours as needed for pain.
Synalgos®-DC Capsules are blue and gray, marked “CP” and “419”, supplied in: Bottles of 100 capsules; NDC 49708-419-88
Store at room temperature, approx. 25°C (77°F) Keep tightly closed. Dispense in tight container
Manufactured by: Mikart, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia 30318. Distributed by: Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. 1150 Elijah McCoy DriveDetroit, MI 48202. Rev.05/13
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/4/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Additional Synalgos DC Information
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