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Dichlorphenamide Dosage

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Feb 21, 2024.

Applies to the following strengths: 50 mg

Usual Adult Dose for Primary Periodic Paralysis


Use: For the treatment of primary hyperkalemic periodic paralysis, primary hypokalemic periodic paralysis, and related variants.

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

Contraindicated in hepatic insufficiency


Safety and efficacy have not been established in patients younger than 18 years.

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.


Data not available

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