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

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Amiodarone 100mg Tablet
Mayne Pharma
Pill Identification: AS  |  100
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Amiodarone 100mg Tablet
Taro Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: TARO 55 

What is this Medicine?

AMIODARONE (a MEE oh da rone) is an antiarrhythmic drug. It helps make your heart beat regularly. Because of the side effects caused by this medicine, it is only used when other medicines have not worked. It is usually used for heartbeat problems that may be life threatening.

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

NDC: 518620154
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Amiodarone Hydrochloride 100mg Tablet
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Mayne Pharma
Pill Identification: AS  |  100
Shape: round
Color: yellow
Daily Life Interactions for Amiodarone Hydrochloride 100mg 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.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Amiodarone Hydrochloride 100mg Tablet(Amiodarone Hydrochloride)
Grapefruit juice and Amiodarone Hydrochloride(Amiodarone Hydrochloride)
Avoid eating grapefruit or drinking grapefruit juice while taking Amiodarone, unless advised differently by your healthcare professional. Grapefruit juice may increase the level of Amiodarone in the blood, by decreasing the elimination of Amiodarone from the body. Contact your health care provider immediately if you experience palpitations, chest pain, passing out or dizziness, shortness of breath, or a change in your usual heartbeat while taking Amiodarone.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Amiodarone Hydrochloride 100mg Tablet(Amiodarone Hydrochloride)
Marijuana and Amiodarone Hydrochloride(Amiodarone Hydrochloride)
Amiodarone can theoretically decrease the elimination of Marijuana, Medical from the body. Side effects from Marijuana, Medical may get worse if you take Amiodarone. You may feel drowsy or more tired. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Contact your health care provider immediately if you notice slurred speech, confusion, increases heart rate, or palpitations while taking Marijuana, Medical.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Amiodarone Hydrochloride 100mg Tablet(Amiodarone Hydrochloride)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Amiodarone Hydrochloride(Amiodarone Hydrochloride)
Side effects from Caffeine may get worse if you take Amiodarone. Too much Caffeine can cause effects like nausea, nervousness, or sleeplessness. You may need to limit your Caffeine intake. Common foods and beverages containing caffeine include coffee, teas, colas and chocolate. Many non-prescription drugs and diet aids may also contain caffeine.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Second Trimester

Class 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Third Trimester

Class 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Lactation

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


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