Phenytoin

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Articles

Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

generic · Non-proprietary

Non-proprietary
generic
Tablets 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
Use for up to 7 days in a MCA.
23rd February 2015

Epanutin · Pfizer Ltd

Pfizer Ltd
Epanutin
Capsules 25mg, 50mg, 100mg, 300mg
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
Use for up to 7 days in a MCA.
23rd February 2015

Epanutin Infatabs · Pfizer Ltd

Pfizer Ltd
Epanutin Infatabs
Tablets chewable 50mg
A3 · Amber 3 · No stability data is available. There are theoretical concerns with use in CAs, which may be mitigated by risk minimisation.
Protect from moisture
Use for up to 7 days in a MCA.
23rd February 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Oral for epilepsy

Oral
for epilepsy
Suitable alternative antiepileptic
Moderate level of published evidence of use in breastfeeding
Small amounts in breast milk
Used in full-term neonates from birth
Single case report of methemoglobinemia in breastfed infant
Case reports of sedation and poor feeding in breastfed infants; other concomitant drugs may have been involved
29th July 2020