extended-release


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extended-release

 [ek-stend´ed-re-lēs´]
allowing a twofold or greater reduction in frequency of administration of a drug in comparison with the frequency required by a conventional dosage form.

extended-release

/ex·tend·ed-re·lease/ (ek-stend´ed-re-lēs´) allowing a twofold or greater reduction in frequency of administration of a drug in comparison with the frequency required by a conventional dosage form.
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Monitor patients for respiratory depression when oxymorphone hydrochloride extended-release tablets and cimetidine are used concurrently.
The report assesses the market changing events of the anticipated adoption of an abuse-deterrent, extended-release hydrocodone product, based on a detailed product profile, and how more stringent Schedule II regulations will impact prescribing of hydrocodone combination products.
Participants were randomized to extended-release acetaminophen at the recommended adult dosage of 1,300 mg t.
The impact of these changes on the drug release rate were measured by dissolution studies which demonstrated that Oxycodone DETERx([R]) retained its extended-release properties after PSR for all of the crushing methods tested, with no cases of dose dumping.
Qudexy(TM) XR and its authorized generic, Topiramate Extended-Release Capsules from Upsher-Smith, are the only extended-release topiramate products that are FDA-approved to be administered by carefully opening the capsule and sprinkling the entire contents onto a spoonful of soft food.
Qudexy(TM) XR and its authorized generic, Topiramate Extended-Release Capsules, are the only extended-release topiramate products that are FDA-approved to be administered by carefully opening the capsule and sprinkling the entire contents onto a spoonful of soft food.
The availability of the extended-release formulation may provide help for patients suffering from serious psychiatric conditions," said Robert M.
All strengths of both Qudexy(TM) XR and Topiramate Extended-Release Capsules may be swallowed whole or administered by carefully opening the capsule and sprinkling the entire contents on a spoonful of soft food.
The concurrent administration of bupropion hydrochloride extended-release tablets (XL) and a monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitor is contraindicated.
We are pleased to see that the VERxVE study met its primary endpoint, and provided data on the efficacy and safety of an investigational, extended-release formulation of nevirapine," said Peter Piliero, M.
18 /PRNewswire/ -- United Research Laboratories and Mutual Pharmaceutical Company today announce that Mutual has filed an Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), seeking approval to market Mutual's guaifenesin extended-release tablets, 600 mg and 1200 mg.
Food and Drug Administration has granted final approval for the Company's Abbreviated New Drug Application to market its generic version of Biovail Corporation's (NYSE:BVF; TSX:BVF) anti-depressant Wellbutrin XL[R] (Bupropion hydrochloride) Extended-Release Tablets, 150 mg and 300 mg.

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