Amantadine Oral Solution 50Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Amantadine: Oral solution (50mg)

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Amantadine 50mg/5ml Soln
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Amantadine 50mg/5ml Soln

What is this Medicine?

AMANTADINE (a MAN ta deen) is an antiviral medicine. It is used to prevent and to treat a specific type of flu called influenza A. It will not work for colds, other types of flu, or other viral infections. This medicine is also used to treat Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Symmetrel: Oral solution (50mg)
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Amantadine Hydrochloride 50mg/5ml Solution

NDC: 001210646
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Amantadine Hydrochloride 50mg/5ml Solution
Daily Life Interactions for Amantadine Hydrochloride 50mg/5ml Solution

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.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Amantadine Hydrochloride 50mg/5ml Solution(Amantadine Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and Amantadine Hydrochloride(Amantadine Hydrochloride)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking Amantadine. If you have drink alcoholic drinks while taking Amantadine you may experience dizziness, confusion, or lightheadedness and fainting, especially when standing. If you take an extended-release product of amantadine, you might especially experience serious side effects.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Amantadine Hydrochloride 50mg/5ml Solution(Amantadine Hydrochloride)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Amantadine Hydrochloride(Amantadine Hydrochloride)
Limit Caffeine use while taking Amantadine. This includes limiting caffeine intake in foods (examples coffees, colas, teas, and chocolate), in medicines, and in herbal supplements.
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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