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

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Dantrolene 100mg Cap
Impax Generics, a division of Impax Laboratories, Inc.
Pill Identification: G443 G443 

What is this Medicine?

DANTROLENE (DAN troe leen) helps to relieve spasms and stiffness of muscles in conditions such as multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, stroke, or injury to the spine. This medicine can also help prevent and treat a condition called malignant hyperthermia, which may occur after surgery or anesthesia.

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Dantrolene Sodium 100mg Capsule

NDC: 001154433
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Protect from light
Avoid excessive humidity
Protect from moisture
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Dantrolene Sodium 100mg Capsule
Drug Image file DrugItem_6616.JPG
Impax Generics, a division of Impax Laboratories, Inc.
Pill Identification: G443 G443 
Shape: capsule
Color: red-orange,yellow
Daily Life Interactions for Dantrolene Sodium 100mg Capsule

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.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Dantrolene Sodium 100mg Capsule(Dantrolene Sodium)
Alcohol and Dantrolene Sodium(Dantrolene Sodium)
It is best to limit or avoid alcohol while taking Dantrolene. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Dizziness may occur. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Contact your prescriber immediately if you experience a seizure or notice any new or worsening side effects, such as muscle weakness.
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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