Disopyramide Generic 100 Mg
Available by prescription only, disopyramide (Norpace®, Norpace® CR) comes as capsules that are taken every 6 or 12 hours to treat certain types of serious heart rhythm problems.
Disopyramide is available in brand-name and generic forms, and comes in 100-mg and 150-mg strengths. Both strengths are available in immediate-release and controlled-release versions.
Brand-name disopyramide is made by G.D. Searle, LLC, a division of Pfizer, Inc. Generic immediate-release disopyramide is made by Watson Laboratories and Teva Pharmaceuticals. Generic controlled-release disopyramide is made by Nesher Pharmaceuticals.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has determined that all of the generic disopyramide versions currently available should be equivalent to the brand-name medication. However, these generics may have different inactive ingredients than the brand-name medications.
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