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  • Pilocarpine
    3 Drugs classified under this active ingredient


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    Salagen
    Megapharm
    RX
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    Salagen

    Cholinergic Agonist. Pilocarpine (HCl) 5 mg.
    TABS: 100. 1 tab 3 x dly aft. meals. Dos.
    titrat. recommend. (start with 10 mg in
    even. and 5 mg in morn and mid-day
    doses.) Titrat. up to 10 mg 3 x dly for
    pts. not respond. adequately. Sjogren’s
    dis: 5 mg 4 x dly.
    Radiat. induced xerostomia, Sjogren
    detected by biopsy.

    Salvakal
    SAM-ON
    RX
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    Salvakal

    Cholinergic Agonist. Pilocarpine (HCl) 5 mg.
    TABS: 100 x 5 mg.
    Head & neck cancer: Radiat. induced
    xerostomia: init. 5 mg ×3/d titrate
    based on response and tolerab.
    Usual. maint. dose: 15- 30 mg dly. Max
    dose 10 mg per dose. Sjögren’s syndr.
    Xerostomia: 5 mg × 4 /d.
    Radiation induced xerostomia, Sjogren’s
    dis. detected by biopsy.
    C/I: Preg., lact. Hypersens. Pts. under 18
    yrs. of age. Untreated asthma or chron.
    obstruct. of the respir. system, eye
    inflame., glaucoma. Untreated kidney,
    heart dis.Chron. dis. treated with
    medicines that act similarly to this
    medicine.

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