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Treximet Dosage

Generic name: Sumatriptan Succinate 85mg, Naproxen Sodium 500mg
Dosage form: tablet, film coated

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Dosage in Adults

The recommended dosage for adults is 1 tablet of TREXIMET 85/500 mg. TREXIMET 85/500 mg contains a dose of sumatriptan higher than the lowest effective dose. The choice of the dose of sumatriptan, and of the use of a fixed combination such as in TREXIMET 85/500 mg should be made on an individual basis, weighing the possible benefit of a higher dose of sumatriptan with the potential for a greater risk of adverse reactions.

The maximum recommended dosage in a 24-hour period is 2 tablets, taken at least 2 hours apart.

The safety of treating an average of more than 5 migraine headaches in adults in a 30-day period has not been established.

Dosage in Pediatric Patients 12 to 17 Years of Age

The recommended dosage for pediatric patients 12 to 17 years of age is 1 tablet of TREXIMET 10/60 mg.

The maximum recommended dosage in a 24-hour period is 1 tablet of TREXIMET 85/500 mg.

The safety of treating an average of more than 2 migraine headaches in pediatric patients in a 30-day period has not been established.

Dosing in Patients with Hepatic Impairment

TREXIMET is contraindicated in patients with severe hepatic impairment [see Contraindications (4), Use in Specific Populations (8.7), Clinical Pharmacology (12.3)].

In patients with mild to moderate hepatic impairment, the recommended dosage in a 24-hour period is 1 tablet of TREXIMET 10/60 mg [see Use in Specific Populations (8.7), Clinical Pharmacology (12.3)].

Administration Information

TREXIMET may be administered with or without food. Tablets should not be split, crushed, or chewed.

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