Galantamine Oral Tablet 12Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Galantamine: Oral tablet (12mg)

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Galantamine 12mg Tab
Patriot Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: G 12  |  JANSSEN

What is this Medicine?

GALANTAMINE (ga LAN ta meen) is used to treat mild to moderate dementia caused by Alzheimer's disease.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Galantamine: Oral tablet(12mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Galantamine Hydrobromide 12mg Tablet

NDC: 101470883
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Alzheimer's Disease

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Vascular Dementia, Dementia With Lewy Bodies

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Galantamine Hydrobromide 12mg Tablet
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Patriot Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: G 12  |  JANSSEN
Shape: round
Color: orange-brown

Reported Side Effects for Galantamine Hydrobromide 12mg Tablet

Fainting Incidence:
0.4-2.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Feeling Sick Incidence:
1.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Cramps Incidence:
1.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tiredness Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shaking Incidence:
1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
3.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Depression Incidence:
3.6%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
3.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weight Loss Incidence:
4.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
7.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
7.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
7.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
10.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
20.7%*
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.
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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