A 158 (Meperidine 50 mg)
Pill imprint A 158 has been identified as Meperidine hydrochloride 50 mg.
Meperidine is used in the treatment of pain; light sedation and belongs to the drug class narcotic analgesics. Risk cannot be ruled out during pregnancy. Meperidine 50 mg has a high potential for abuse. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse of the drug may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
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- 50 mg
- Prescription only
- Drug Class:
- Narcotic analgesics
- Pregnancy Category:
- C - Risk cannot be ruled out
- CSA Schedule:
- 2 - High potential for abuse
- Actavis US
- National Drug Code (NDC):
|NDC Code||Manufacturer / Repackager|
|57866-7079||Direct Dispensing Inc (repackager)|
Note: Inactive ingredients may vary.
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