Midodrine Hydrochloride Oral Tablet 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Midodrine Hydrochloride: Oral tablet (10mg)

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Midodrine 10mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: MH 3  |  M
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Orvaten 10mg Tab
Upsher-Smith Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: US 10  |  213
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Midodrine 10mg Tab
Global Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: G 423 
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Midodrine 10mg Tab
Apotex Corp
Pill Identification: APO  |  MID 10
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Midodrine 10mg Tab

What is this Medicine?

MIDODRINE (MI doe dreen) is used to treat low blood pressure in patients who have symptoms like dizziness when going from a sitting to a standing position.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Midodrine Hydrochloride: Oral tablet(10mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Midodrine Hydrochloride 10mg Tablet

NDC: 003781903
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Orthostatic Hypotension, Neurogenic Orthostatic Hypotension

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Urinary Incontinence

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Midodrine Hydrochloride 10mg Tablet
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Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: MH 3  |  M
Shape: round
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Midodrine Hydrochloride 10mg Tablet

Upset Stomach Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Visual Impairment Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Erythema Multiforme Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Gas Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Heartburn Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Skin Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Flushing Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Confusion Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nervousness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
1.2%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Urinary Urgency Incidence:
2.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Increased Urination Incidence:
2.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
2.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chills Incidence:
4.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Retaining Urine Incidence:
6.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
7.3-13.4%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
12.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Goose Bumps Incidence:
13.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hyperesthesia Incidence:
18.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Paresthesias Incidence:
18.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*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 Midodrine Hydrochloride 10mg 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.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Midodrine Hydrochloride 10mg Tablet(Midodrine Hydrochloride)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Midodrine Hydrochloride(Midodrine Hydrochloride)
Limit caffeine intake (examples: coffee, teas, colas, chocolate and some herbal supplements) while taking Midodrine. Also avoid medicines containing additional Caffeine whenever possible. Side effects from Midodrine may get worse if you take excessive Caffeine. Taking a high amount of Caffeine can increase the risk of nausea, nervousness, palpitations, problems with sleep, rapid heartbeat, tremor, or other side effects.
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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