Select therapeutic use:

Angina:

Indications for KATERZIA:

Vasospastic and chronic stable angina. To reduce the risk of hospitalization for angina and to reduce the risk of a coronary revascularization procedure in recently documented coronary artery disease (CAD) and without heart failure or an ejection fraction <40%.

Adult:

5–10mg once daily. Elderly or hepatic insufficiency: usually 5mg once daily.

Children:

Not established.

Warnings/Precautions:

Severe obstructive coronary disease. Severe aortic stenosis. CHF. Hepatic dysfunction. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Pharmacologic Class:

Calcium channel blocker (CCB) (dihydropyridine).

Interactions:

May be potentiated by CYP3A inhibitors; monitor and may need to adjust dose. Concomitant CYP3A inducers; monitor BP. Concomitant simvastatin: limit simvastatin dose to 20mg/day. May potentiate cyclosporine or tacrolimus; monitor levels and adjust dose.

Adverse Reactions:

Edema, fatigue, palpitations, dizziness, nausea, flushing, abdominal pain, somnolence.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Susp—150mL

Pricing for KATERZIA

150ml of 1mg/ml bottle of oral suspension (Qty: 1)
Appx. price $501
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Hypertension:

Indications for KATERZIA:

Hypertension.

Adult:

Initially 5mg once daily. Adjust at 7–14 day intervals; usual max 10mg once daily. Small, fragile, elderly, hepatic insufficiency, patients on other antihypertensives: initially 2.5mg once daily.

Children:

<6yrs: not established. 6–17yrs: 2.5–5mg once daily.

Warnings/Precautions:

Severe obstructive coronary disease. Severe aortic stenosis. CHF. Hepatic dysfunction. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Pharmacologic Class:

Calcium channel blocker (CCB) (dihydropyridine).

Interactions:

May be potentiated by CYP3A inhibitors; monitor and may need to adjust dose. Concomitant CYP3A inducers; monitor BP. Concomitant simvastatin: limit simvastatin dose to 20mg/day. May potentiate cyclosporine or tacrolimus; monitor levels and adjust dose.

Adverse Reactions:

Edema, fatigue, palpitations, dizziness, nausea, flushing, abdominal pain, somnolence.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Susp—150mL

Pricing for KATERZIA

150ml of 1mg/ml bottle of oral suspension (Qty: 1)
Appx. price $501
GoodRx