Relistor

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methylnaltrexone bromide

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

Overview

This is a summary of the European public assessment report (EPAR) for Relistor. It explains how the Agency assessed the medicine to recommend its authorisation in the EU and its conditions of use. It is not intended to provide practical advice on how to use Relistor.

For practical information about using Relistor, patients should read the package leaflet or contact their doctor or pharmacist.

This EPAR was last updated on 21/09/2020

Authorisation details

Product details
Name
Relistor
Agency product number
EMEA/H/C/000870
Active substance
methylnaltrexone bromide
International non-proprietary name (INN) or common name
methylnaltrexone bromide
Therapeutic area (MeSH)
  • Opioid-Related Disorders
  • Constipation
Anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) code
A06AH01
Publication details
Marketing-authorisation holder
Bausch Health Ireland Limited
Revision
16
Date of issue of marketing authorisation valid throughout the European Union
01/07/2008
Contact address

3013 Lake Drive
Citywest Business Campus
Dublin 24
D24PPT3 Ireland

Product information

16/12/2019 Relistor - EMEA/H/C/000870 - T/0053

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Pharmacotherapeutic group

Peripheral opioid receptor antagonists

Therapeutic indication

Treatment of opioid-induced constipation in advanced-illness patients who are receiving palliative care when response to usual laxative therapy has not been sufficient.

Assessment history

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