Cuvposa Dosage

Generic name: glycopyrrolate(GLY koe PIE roe late)
Drug class: Anticholinergics / antispasmodics

Medically reviewed by  A Ras MD.

 

Recommended Peds Dosing

Dosage forms:  SOL: 1 mg per 5 mL

Sialorrhea, chronic severe

[3-16 yo]
Dose: 0.02-0.1 mg/kg/dose PO tid; Start: 0.02 mg/kg/dose PO tid, may incr. 0.02 mg/kg/dose q5-7 days; Max: 0.1 mg/kg/dose tid, 1.5-3 mg/dose; Info: for pts w/ neurologic conditions assoc. w/ problem drooling; give >1h before or 2h after meals

Hyperhidrosis

[11 yo and older]
Dose: 1 mg PO qd-tid prn; Start: 1 mg PO qd; Max: 8 mg/day

Renal dosing

[see below]
renal impairment: consider decr. usual dose
HD/PD: not defined

Hepatic dosing

[not defined]

 

 

SRC: NLM .