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Entereg Dosage

Generic name: alvimopan 12mg
Dosage form: capsule
Drug class: Peripheral opioid receptor antagonists

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Dec 10, 2023.

For hospital use only. The recommended adult dosage of ENTEREG is 12 mg administered 30 minutes to 5 hours prior to surgery followed by 12 mg twice daily beginning the day after surgery until discharge for a maximum of 7 days. Patients should not receive more than 15 doses of ENTEREG.

ENTEREG can be taken with or without food [see Clinical Pharmacology (12.3)].

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