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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

Phyllocontin Continus · Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Phyllocontin Continus
Tablet m/r, f/c 225mg
R2 · Red 2 · Drug is not suitable for CAs due to theoretical reasons that cannot be mitigated.
Unsuitable
Product degrades on exposure to air.
29th September 2015

Phyllocontin Continus Forte · Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Phyllocontin Continus Forte
Tablet m/r, f/c 350mg
R2 · Red 2 · Drug is not suitable for CAs due to theoretical reasons that cannot be mitigated.
Unsuitable
Product degrades on exposure to air.
29th September 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Salbutamol; Terbutaline
Xanthine bronchodilator - mixture of theophylline and ethylenediamine
Limited published evidence of safety
Irritability and fretful sleep reported in one breastfed infant
Adverse effects potentially more likely in premature and newborn infants [due to slow elimination and low protein binding]
Modified-release products are preferred to parenteral formulations
Avoid feeding for 2 hours after IV dose
Monitor infant for irritability
Used in infants >1 month
29th July 2020