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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

Slo-Phyllin · Merck Serono

Merck Serono
Slo-Phyllin
Capsules m/r 60mg, 125mg, 250mg
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
Need moisture proof conditions.
29th September 2015

Nuelin SA · Meda Pharmaceuticals

Meda Pharmaceuticals
Nuelin SA
Tablets m/r 175mg, 250mg
R2 · Red 2 · Drug is not suitable for CAs due to theoretical reasons that cannot be mitigated.
Unsuitable
Store in original packaging.
29th September 2015

Uniphylline Continus · Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Uniphylline Continus
Tablet m/r 200mg, 300mg, 400mg
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.
Protect from moisture
Need moisture proof conditions. Maximum 7 days in a MCA.
29th September 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Salbutamol/ Terbutaline
Xanthine bronchodilator
Limited published evidence of safety
Irritability and fretful sleep reported in one breastfed infant
Adverse effects potentially more likely in premature and newborn infants
Avoid feeding for 2 hours after IV dose and 4 hours after immediate-release oral preparation
Monitor infant for irritability
29th July 2020