Disopyramide Oral Capsule 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Disopyramide: Oral capsule (100mg)

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Disopyramide 100mg Cap
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: DAN 5560 DAN 5560 
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Disopyramide 100mg Cap
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93 3127 93 3127,biocarft 40 biocraft 40 

What is this Medicine?

DISOPYRAMIDE (dye soe PEER a mide) is an antiarrhythmic drug. It helps make your heart beat regularly. This medicine also helps to slow rapid heartbeats.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Disopyramide: Oral capsule(100mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Disopyramide Phosphate 100mg Capsule

NDC: 005915560
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Ventricular Tachycardia

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Atrial Flutter, Atrial Fibrillation

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Disopyramide Phosphate 100mg Capsule
Drug Image file DrugItem_10993.JPG
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: DAN 5560 DAN 5560 
Shape: capsule
Color: orange

Reported Side Effects for Disopyramide Phosphate 100mg Capsule

Inability To Sleep Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sugar Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
No White Blood Cells Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Yellow Skin Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Depression Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Block Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Anemia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fainting Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Triglycerides Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Cholesterol Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Failure Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weight Gain Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Swelling Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Feeling Sick Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Increased Urination Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Skin Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Urinary Urgency Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Gas Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
11.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Retaining Urine Incidence:
15.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
32.0%*
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 Disopyramide Phosphate 100mg Capsule

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
Grapefruit juice and Disopyramide Phosphate 100mg Capsule(Disopyramide Phosphate)
Grapefruit juice and Disopyramide Phosphate(Disopyramide Phosphate)
Avoid taking Disopyramide with grapefruit juice. Grapefruit juice and grapefruit-containing foods may increase the chance of side effects due to Disopyramide. Contact your prescriber immediately if you experience chest pain, dizziness, fainting or falling spells, palpitations, shortness of breath, or a change in your usual heart beat (fast, slow, or irregular heart beat) while taking Disopyramide.
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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