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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

Medikinet XL · Flynn Pharma Ltd

Flynn Pharma Ltd
Medikinet XL
Capsules m/r 5mg, 10mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg
R2 · Red 2 · Drug is not suitable for CAs due to theoretical reasons that cannot be mitigated.
Unsuitable
Protect from light. Protect from moisture.
1st February 2015

Ritalin · Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd

Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd
Ritalin
Tablets 10mg
A2 · Amber 2 · No stability data is available, the manufacturer does not, or cannot recommend use in CAs but there are no theoretical concerns with the product.
No special precautions for storage
No special requirements for storage.
1st February 2015

Medikinet · Flynn Pharma Ltd

Flynn Pharma Ltd
Medikinet
Tablets 5mg, 10mg, 20mg
R2 · Red 2 · Drug is not suitable for CAs due to theoretical reasons that cannot be mitigated.
Unsuitable
Protect from light. Protect from moisture.
1st February 2015

Concerta XL · Janssen-Cilag Ltd

Janssen-Cilag Ltd
Concerta XL
Tablets m/r 18mg, 27mg, 36mg
R1 · Red 1 · Stability data indicates that the drug is not suitable for CAs.
Unsuitable
Not suitable for compliance aid - packaged with a desiccant.
1st February 2015

Equasym XL · Shire Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Shire Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Equasym XL
Capsules m/r 10mg, 20mg, 30mg
A2 · Amber 2 · No stability data is available, the manufacturer does not, or cannot recommend use in CAs but there are no theoretical concerns with the product.
No special precautions for storage
No special requirements for storage.
1st February 2015

Matoride XL · Sandoz Ltd

Sandoz Ltd
Matoride XL
Tablets prolonged release f/c 36mg, 54mg
R2 · Red 2 · Drug is not suitable for CAs due to theoretical reasons that cannot be mitigated.
Unsuitable
Drying plug in bottle, protect from moisture.
30th October 2015

Lactation Safety Information

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Limited published evidence of safety
Small amounts in breast milk
Monitor infant decreased appetite/weight gain, sleep disturbances, irritability
17th September 2018