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entacapone

Authorised
This medicine is authorised for use in the European Union.

Overview

This is a summary of the European public assessment report (EPAR). It explains how the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) assessed the studies performed, to reach its recommendations on how to use the medicine.

If you need more information about your medical condition or your treatment, read the package leaflet (also part of the EPAR) or contact your doctor or pharmacist. If you want more information on the basis of the CHMP recommendations, read the scientific discussion (also part of the EPAR).

This EPAR was last updated on 12/07/2018

Authorisation details

Product details
Name
Comtan
Agency product number
EMEA/H/C/000171
Active substance
entacapone
International non-proprietary name (INN) or common name
entacapone
Therapeutic area (MeSH)
Parkinson Disease
Anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) code
N04BX02
Publication details
Marketing-authorisation holder
Novartis Europharm Limited
Revision
23
Date of issue of marketing authorisation valid throughout the European Union
22/09/1998
Contact address

Elm Park, Merrion Road
Dublin 4
Ireland

Product information

27/06/2018 Comtan - EMEA/H/C/000171 - IA/0050

Contents

  • Annex I - Summary of product characteristics
  • Annex IIA - Manufacturing-authorisation holder responsible for batch release
  • Annex IIB - Conditions of the marketing authorisation
  • Annex IIIA - Labelling
  • Annex IIIB - Package leaflet

Please note that the size of the above document can exceed 50 pages.

You are therefore advised to be selective about which sections or pages you wish to print.

Pharmacotherapeutic group

Anti Parkinson drugs

Therapeutic indication

Entacapone is indicated as an adjunct to standard preparations of levodopa / benserazide or levodopa / carbidopa for use in adult patients with Parkinson's disease and end-of-dose motor fluctuations, who cannot be stabilised on those combinations.

Assessment history

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