Demerol Oral Tablet 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Demerol: Oral tablet (100mg)

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Meperidine 100mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 727 100  |  WATSON
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Demerol 100mg Tab
Bayer Corp Consumer Care Div
Pill Identification: D 37  |  W
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Meperidine 100mg Tab
Mallinckrodt Inc Pharmaceuticals Group
Pill Identification: 7115  |  M
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Demerol 100mg Tab
Sanofi-Aventis US LLC
Pill Identification: D 37  |  W
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Demerol 100mg Tab
Sanofi-Aventis US LLC
Pill Identification: D 37  |  W
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Meperidine 100mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 163 
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Meperidine 100mg Tab
Barr Laboratories Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: barr  |  382

What is this Medicine?

MEPERIDINE (me PER i deen) is a pain reliever. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain.

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Demerol 100mg Tablet

NDC: 000240337
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Severe Pain, Moderate Pain

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Demerol 100mg Tablet
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Sanofi-Aventis US LLC
Pill Identification: D 37  |  W
Shape: round
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Demerol 100mg Tablet

Drowsiness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Addiction Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Addiction Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elated Mood Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Miosis Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Demerol 100mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Demerol 100mg Tablet(Meperidine Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Meperidine Hydrochloride)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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