diphenoxylate hydrochloride


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Related to diphenoxylate hydrochloride: Loperamide, Lomotil, Furazolidone

diphenoxylate hydrochloride

(dī″fĕn-ŏk′sĭ-lāt)
A smooth muscle relaxant used in combination with atropine in treating diarrhea.
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Pharmaceutical company Upsher-Smith Laboratories LLC reported on Friday the availability of Diphenoxylate Hydrochloride and Atropine Sulfate Tablets in USP, 2.5 mg/0.025 mg in the US.
The company said the Diphenoxylate Hydrochloride and Atropine Sulfate Tablets in USP, 2.5 mg/0.025 mg is an AA-rated generic version of the branded product, Lomotil (diphenoxylate hydrochloride and atropine sulfate tablets).
Electrocardiograms if needed hypophosphatemia, hyperglycemia) Bone marrow Frequent laboratory tests Neutropenic suppression precautions Bleeding precautions Transfusions for anemia Cutaneous reactions Use of emollients or creams Antibiotic cream (e.g., rash, or oral steroids Frequent skin checks and hand-foot syndrome) clinic visits Medication break or dose reductions Diarrhea Use of loperamide, diphenoxylate hydrochloride or atropine sulfate, atropine, or tincture of opium Increase fluid intake Bland or BRAT diet IV fluid replacement in clinic Perineal and rectal hygiene Hypertension Monitor weekly for six weeks from start of symptoms.
for diphenoxylate hydrochloride with atropine tablets (one of Mallinckrodt's major generic drug products), and it maintains a copromotion with SmithKline Beecham PLC to detail that company's Dexedrine product for ADHD.
The company's first entry into the generics marketplace is diphenoxylate hydrochloride and atropine sulfate tablets USP.