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Comtan Drug Description
COMTAN®
(entacapone) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of entacapone (Comtan)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

feeling like you might pass out;
fever, stiff muscles, confusion, and sweating (especially when you first start taking entacapone);
hallucinations;
tremors (uncontrolled shaking);
tight feeling in your chest, trouble...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Comtan »




Comtan® (entacapone) is available as tablets containing 200-mg entacapone.
Entacapone is an inhibitor of catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT), used
in the treatment of Parkinson's Disease as an adjunct to levodopa/carbidopa
therapy. It is a nitrocatechol-structured compound with a relative molecular
mass of 305.29. The chemical name of entacapone is (E)-2-cyano-3-(3,4-dihydroxy-5-nitrophenyl)-N,N-diethyl-2-propenamide.
Its empirical formula is C14H15N3O5
and its structural formula is:








The inactive ingredients of the Comtan tablet are microcrystalline cellulose,
mannitol, croscarmellose sodium, hydrogenated vegetable oil, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose,
polysorbate 80, glycerol 85%, sucrose, magnesium stearate, yellow iron oxide,
red oxide, and titanium dioxide.Last reviewed on RxList: 3/23/2009




Comtan Drug Description
COMTAN®
(entacapone) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of entacapone (Comtan)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

feeling like you might pass out;
fever, stiff muscles, confusion, and sweating (especially when you first start taking entacapone);
hallucinations;
tremors (uncontrolled shaking);
tight feeling in your chest, trouble...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Comtan »




Comtan® (entacapone) is available as tablets containing 200-mg entacapone.
Entacapone is an inhibitor of catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT), used
in the treatment of Parkinson's Disease as an adjunct to levodopa/carbidopa
therapy. It is a nitrocatechol-structured compound with a relative molecular
mass of 305.29. The chemical name of entacapone is (E)-2-cyano-3-(3,4-dihydroxy-5-nitrophenyl)-N,N-diethyl-2-propenamide.
Its empirical formula is C14H15N3O5
and its structural formula is:








The inactive ingredients of the Comtan tablet are microcrystalline cellulose,
mannitol, croscarmellose sodium, hydrogenated vegetable oil, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose,
polysorbate 80, glycerol 85%, sucrose, magnesium stearate, yellow iron oxide,
red oxide, and titanium dioxide.Last reviewed on RxList: 3/23/2009




Comtan Drug Description
COMTAN®
(entacapone) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of entacapone (Comtan)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

feeling like you might pass out;
fever, stiff muscles, confusion, and sweating (especially when you first start taking entacapone);
hallucinations;
tremors (uncontrolled shaking);
tight feeling in your chest, trouble...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Comtan »




Comtan® (entacapone) is available as tablets containing 200-mg entacapone.
Entacapone is an inhibitor of catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT), used
in the treatment of Parkinson's Disease as an adjunct to levodopa/carbidopa
therapy. It is a nitrocatechol-structured compound with a relative molecular
mass of 305.29. The chemical name of entacapone is (E)-2-cyano-3-(3,4-dihydroxy-5-nitrophenyl)-N,N-diethyl-2-propenamide.
Its empirical formula is C14H15N3O5
and its structural formula is:








The inactive ingredients of the Comtan tablet are microcrystalline cellulose,
mannitol, croscarmellose sodium, hydrogenated vegetable oil, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose,
polysorbate 80, glycerol 85%, sucrose, magnesium stearate, yellow iron oxide,
red oxide, and titanium dioxide.Last reviewed on RxList: 3/23/2009




Comtan Drug Description
COMTAN®
(entacapone) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of entacapone (Comtan)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

feeling like you might pass out;
fever, stiff muscles, confusion, and sweating (especially when you first start taking entacapone);
hallucinations;
tremors (uncontrolled shaking);
tight feeling in your chest, trouble...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Comtan »




Comtan® (entacapone) is available as tablets containing 200-mg entacapone.
Entacapone is an inhibitor of catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT), used
in the treatment of Parkinson's Disease as an adjunct to levodopa/carbidopa
therapy. It is a nitrocatechol-structured compound with a relative molecular
mass of 305.29. The chemical name of entacapone is (E)-2-cyano-3-(3,4-dihydroxy-5-nitrophenyl)-N,N-diethyl-2-propenamide.
Its empirical formula is C14H15N3O5
and its structural formula is:








The inactive ingredients of the Comtan tablet are microcrystalline cellulose,
mannitol, croscarmellose sodium, hydrogenated vegetable oil, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose,
polysorbate 80, glycerol 85%, sucrose, magnesium stearate, yellow iron oxide,
red oxide, and titanium dioxide.Last reviewed on RxList: 3/23/2009




Comtan Drug Description
COMTAN®
(entacapone) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of entacapone (Comtan)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

feeling like you might pass out;
fever, stiff muscles, confusion, and sweating (especially when you first start taking entacapone);
hallucinations;
tremors (uncontrolled shaking);
tight feeling in your chest, trouble...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Comtan »




Comtan® (entacapone) is available as tablets containing 200-mg entacapone.
Entacapone is an inhibitor of catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT), used
in the treatment of Parkinson's Disease as an adjunct to levodopa/carbidopa
therapy. It is a nitrocatechol-structured compound with a relative molecular
mass of 305.29. The chemical name of entacapone is (E)-2-cyano-3-(3,4-dihydroxy-5-nitrophenyl)-N,N-diethyl-2-propenamide.
Its empirical formula is C14H15N3O5
and its structural formula is:








The inactive ingredients of the Comtan tablet are microcrystalline cellulose,
mannitol, croscarmellose sodium, hydrogenated vegetable oil, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose,
polysorbate 80, glycerol 85%, sucrose, magnesium stearate, yellow iron oxide,
red oxide, and titanium dioxide.Last reviewed on RxList: 3/23/2009





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