More information about PBA and treatment with NUEDEXTA is on its way.
NUEDEXTA is approved for the treatment of Pseudobulbar Affect (PBA).
PBA is a medical condition that causes involuntary, sudden, and frequent episodes of crying and/or laughing in people living with certain neurologic conditions or brain injury. PBA episodes are typically exaggerated or don’t match how the person feels. PBA is distinct and different from other types of emotional changes caused by neurologic disease or injury.
NUEDEXTA is only available by prescription.
Before you take NUEDEXTA, tell your doctor:
While taking NUEDEXTA, call your doctor right away:
The most common side effects of NUEDEXTA include: diarrhea, dizziness, cough, vomiting, weakness, and swelling of feet and ankles. This is not a complete list of side effects. Tell your doctor about any side effect that bothers you or does not go away.
You are encouraged to report side effects of NUEDEXTA® (dextromethorphan HBr and quinidine sulfate). Please contact Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. at 1-800-438-9927 or FDA at 1-800-FDA-10881-800-FDA-1088 (www.fda.gov/medwatch).
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