Prostigmin Oral Tablet 15Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Prostigmin: Oral tablet (15mg)

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Prostigmin 15mg Tab
Valeant Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PROSTIGMIN 15  |  ICN

What is this Medicine?

NEOSTIGMINE (nee oh STIG meen) can help with muscle strength. It is used to treat myasthenia gravis.

In-Depth Information

Prostigmin 15mg Tablet

NDC: 001873100
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Myasthenia Gravis

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Prostigmin 15mg Tablet
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Valeant Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PROSTIGMIN 15  |  ICN
Shape: round
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Prostigmin 15mg Tablet

Headache Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Shivering Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Dry Mouth Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
>1.0%*
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.
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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