The recommended dose for adults is 1200 mg administered in two divided doses 30 minutes before the morning and evening meals (see CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY).
There have been reported cases of overdosage with gemfibrozil. In one case, a 7-year-old child recovered after ingesting up to 9 grams of gemfibrozil. Symptoms reported with overdosage were abdominal cramps, abnormal liver function tests, diarrhea, increased CPK, joint and muscle pain, nausea and vomiting. Symptomatic supportive measures should be taken, should an overdose occur.
Gemfibrozil Tablets, USP are supplied as White film-coated tablets, capsule-shaped, biconvex tablets; Debossed with “I” on the left side of the bisect and “G” on the right side of the bisect on one side and “225” on the other, and available as follows:
Bottles of 60
Bottles of 500
Store at controlled room temperature 20° — 25°C (68° — 77°F) [see USP]. Protect from light and humidity.
InvaGen Phamaceuticals, Inc
Hauppauge, NY 11788
West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp. Eatontown, NJ 07724
|GEMFIBROZIL gemfibrozil tablet|
|Labeler — Dispensing Solutions, Inc. (066070785)|
|Registrant — PSS World Medical, Inc. (101822682)|
|Dispensing Solutions, Inc.||066070785||relabel (66336-367), repack (66336-367)|
Revised: 09/2012 Dispensing Solutions, Inc.
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