Jane S. Ricciuti, RPh, MS


October 23, 2002

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Gastrointestinal Agents

Prevacid SoluTab
(lansoprazole), Delayed-Release Orally Disintegrating Tablets

Manufacturer: TAP Pharmaceutical Products, Inc

Drug Approval Classification: Supplemental New Drug Application (Approval Date: 8/30/02)

New Dosage Form: This supplement includes the addition of Prevacid SoluTab (lansoprazole), a new formulation. This new dosage form is formulated to disintegrate in the mouth without chewing.

Prevacid SoluTab delayed-release orally disintegrating tablets are available in 15-mg and 30-mg strengths. Prevacid SoluTabs are not designed to be swallowed intact or chewed. The tablet typically disintegrates in less than 1 minute. Place the tablet on the tongue and allow it to disintegrate with or without water until the particles can be swallowed.

Prevacid SoluTab (lansoprazole) Labeling

Prevacid (lansoprazole)


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