Drugs Channel
Topics & Medications
Quicklinks
Related Channels

Gablofen

Drug Interactions

Gablofen may react with a number of other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Gablofen).
 

What If I Overdose on This Medication?

A Gablofen overdose can cause serious problems. If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Baclofen Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Information

Gablofen should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 

Is There a Generic Version?

Technically, Gablofen is a generic version of Lioresal® (see Generic Baclofen).
 

Who Makes Gablofen?

Gablofen injection is made by Cangene bio Pharma, Inc., for CNS Therapeutics, Inc.
 

Available Strengths

Gablofen (or the generic version, in the case of the tablets) comes in the following strengths and forms:
 
  • Gablofen intrathecal injection 50 mcg per mL prefilled syringes
  • Gablofen intrathecal injection 500 mcg per mL in 20-mL vials (a total of 10,000 mcg or 10 mg per vial)
  • Gablofen intrathecal injection 2000 mcg per mL in 20-mL vials (a total of 40,000 mcg or 40 mg per vial).
 
The 50 mcg prefilled syringes are used during the initial test phase, which is done to see if people will respond to the drug and to give the healthcare provider some idea of an appropriate starting dose to use. The vials are used for the "real" treatment.
Know the Signs - Concussion Safety

Gablofen Medication Information

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2017 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.