Namenda tablets and liquid should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?
If you forget to take a dose of Namenda, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
Namenda is available in the following strengths and forms:
Namenda 5 mg tablets
Namenda 10 mg tablets
Namenda 2 mg/mL oral solution, which contains 2 mg of medication per mL (equivalent to 10 mg per teaspoonful).
Namenda oral solution (liquid) is clear, peppermint-flavored, alcohol-free, and sugar-free.
At this time, Namenda is not available in generic form (see Generic Namenda).
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
Last reviewed by: KristiMonson, PharmD;
List of references (click here):
Namenda [package insert]. St. Louis, MO: Forest Laboratories, Inc.;2007 April.
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Electronic orange book: Approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations. FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/cder/ob/. Accessed February 15, 2008.
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