Flecainide Acetate Tablets50 mg / 100 Count
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Brand name: Tambocor®
In patients without structural heart disease, flecainide acetate tablets, USP are indicated for the prevention of
– paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardias (PSVT), including atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia, atrioventricular reentrant tachycardia and other supraventricular tachycardias of unspecified mechanism associated with disabling symptoms
– paroxysmal atrial fibrillation/flutter (PAF) associated with disabling symptoms
Flecainide acetate tablets, USP are also indicated for the prevention of
– documented ventricular arrhythmias, such as sustained ventricular tachycardia (sustained VT), that in the judgment of the physician are life-threatening.
Use of flecainide acetate tablets, USP for the treatment of sustained VT, like other antiarrhythmics, should be initiated in the hospital. The use of flecainide acetate tablets, USP are not recommended in patients with less severe ventricular arrhythmias even if the patients are symptomatic.
Because of the proarrhythmic effects of flecainide acetate tablets, USP, its use should be reserved for patients in whom, in the opinion of the physician, the benefits of treatment outweigh the risks.
Flecainide acetate tablets, USP should not be used in patients with recent myocardial infarction. (See BOXED WARNINGS.)
Use of flecainide acetate tablets, USP in chronic atrial fibrillation has not been adequately studied and is not recommended. (See BOXED WARNINGS.)
As is the case for other antiarrhythmic agents, there is no evidence from controlled trials that the use of flecainide acetate tablets, USP favorably affects survival or the incidence of sudden death.
For more information please see the prescribing information.
For more information please see the prescribing information on DailyMed.
|Product Name||Flecainide Acetate Tablets|
|Pack Size||100 Count|
|Color||White (White to Off-white)|
|Shape||Round, Biconvex Tablets|
|Gluten||Free from Gluten|
|Lactose||Free from Lactose|
|Sweeteners||Free from Sweeteners|
|Soy||Free from Soy|
|Gelatin||Free from Gelatin|
|Allergen Info||Free from Egg, Nuts, Soy Protein|
|Other Product Info||Free from Animal Products|
Croscarmellose sodium, hydrogenated cottonseed oil, magnesium stearate, cellulose, microcrystalline, starch, corn.
Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature] in a tight, light-resistant container.
|Product Shelf Life||24 months|
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