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

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Rimantadine 100mg Tab
Global Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 1911  |  G

What is this Medicine?

RIMANTADINE (ri MAN ta deen) is an antiviral medicine. It is used to prevent and treat a specific type of flu called influenza A. It will not work for colds, other types of flu, or other viral infections.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Flumadine: Oral tablet (100mg)
CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Rimantadine: Oral tablet(100mg)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Rimantadine Hydrochloride 100mg Tablet

NDC: 001151911
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Influenza A Virus Infection, Seasonal Influenza Prophylaxis

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Rimantadine Hydrochloride 100mg Tablet
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Global Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 1911  |  G
Shape: oval
Color: orange

Reported Side Effects for Rimantadine Hydrochloride 100mg Tablet

Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Fainting Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Shaking Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Metallic Taste Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elated Mood Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Heart Failure Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Hallucinations Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Hyperkinesis Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Swelling Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Pale Skin Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Parosmia Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<0.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Skin Rash Incidence:
0.3-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Incoordination Incidence:
0.3-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Distressed Incidence:
0.3-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
0.3-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
0.3-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
0.3-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
0.3-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
0.3-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Depression Incidence:
0.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
0.7-1.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nervousness Incidence:
1.3-2.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
1.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
1.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
1.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Mouth Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
1.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
2.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
2.8%*
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

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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