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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

Dantrium · Spepharm UK Ltd

Spepharm UK Ltd
Dantrium
Capsules 25mg, 100mg
A3 · Amber 3 · No stability data is available. There are theoretical concerns with use in CAs, which may be mitigated by risk minimisation.
Airtight container
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Protect from light in airtight container. Protect from moisture.
22nd October 2015

Dantrium · Norgine Ltd

Norgine Ltd
Dantrium
Capsules 25mg, 100mg
A3 · Amber 3 · No stability data is available. There are theoretical concerns with use in CAs, which may be mitigated by risk minimisation.
Airtight container
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Store in well-closed container and protect from light and moisture.
14th January 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Intravenous for malignant hyperthermia

Intravenous
for malignant hyperthermia
Very limited published evidence of safety
Expert consensus is to withhold breastfeeding for 2 days after treatment finishes

Oral as muscle relaxant

Oral
as muscle relaxant
Baclofen
Very limited published evidence of safety
Long term use for chronic muscle spasticity increases potential risks to the breastfed infant
Avoid in neonates and monitor infants for diarrhoea, liver disorders and general malaise