thinking about switching to generic dilantin - phenytoin - problems?
Dilantin is manufactured by Pfizer. However, the patents for all Dilantin products have expired, and several products are available as generics.
Generic Dilantin Strengths, the following generic Dilantin products are available:
Phenytoin sodium 30 mg and 100 mg extended-release capsules
Phenytoin suspension 125 mg per 5 mL (125 mg per teaspoonful)
Generic Dilantin tablets are not available, as no generic manufacturer has chosen to make them.
Generic Dilantin is made by the following companies:
Mylan Pharmaceuticals; Apotheca; Taro Pharmaceuticals; Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories; Hospira Worldwide; Baxter Healthcare Corp.; Actavis.
There should be no change in seizures due to change form branded to generic meds., take care, be well & safe!
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