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Osmolex ER

Amantadine Hcl
Amantadine is used to treat Parkinson's disease and "Parkinson-like" symptoms such as stiffness or tremors, shaking, and repetitive uncontrolled muscle movements that may be caused by the use of certain drugs. Amantadine is also used to treat or prevent influenza A in adults and children. Amantadine may not be effective during every flu season because certain strains of the virus may be resistant to this medicine. Amantadine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Amantadine Hcl
DRUG TYPE
Parkinsons Disease

Frequently Asked Questions

You should not use amantadine if you received a nasal flu vaccine in the past 14 days.

Do not receive a nasal flu vaccine while taking amantadine, and for at least 48 hours after your last dose. You may receive a flu shot (injection) while taking amantadine.

Similar Drugs

Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Gocovri Capsule ER 24 Hr 137 Mg68.5 Mg
Osmolex ER Tablet I And Extend R Biphase 24Hr 129 Mg193 Mg258 Mg322 Mg/Day
Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Amantadine Capsule 100 Mg
Tablet 100 Mg
Solution Oral 50 Mg/5 Ml
Amantadine Hydrochloride Tablet 100 Mg
Capsule 100 Mg
Solution Oral 50 Mg/5 Ml

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