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

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What is this Medicine?

MIGLUSTAT (MIG loo stat) helps to keep normal blood levels of an enzyme needed to breakdown fat in the body. It is used to treat type 1 Gaucher disease.

In-Depth Information

Zavesca 100mg Capsule

NDC: 662150201
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Gaucher's Disease

Storage Information
Store between 68 to 77 degrees F, excursions permitted 59 to 86 degrees F
Zavesca 100mg Capsule

Reported Side Effects for Zavesca 100mg Capsule

Vomiting Incidence:
4.0-11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Cramps Incidence:
4.0-11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Irregular Periods Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
6.0-7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Migraine Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Mouth Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nerve Pain Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Back Pain Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
8.0-11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
8.0-22.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shaking Incidence:
11.0-30.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Visual Impairment Incidence:
17.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
17.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
18.0-67.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
21.0-22.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Gas Incidence:
29.0-50.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weight Loss Incidence:
39.0-67.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
85.0-99.0%*
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 X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

SECOND Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

THIRD Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

Lactation

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


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