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Storage Information

Mexiletine should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Mexiletine?

If you miss your regularly scheduled dose, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for your next dose. In this case, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.

Is There a Generic Version?

This medication is only available in generic form (see Generic Mexitil).

Who Makes Mexiletine?

Brand-name mexiletine (sold under the name Mexitil) was originally made by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. However, Boehringer Ingelheim stopped making the medication. Currently, it is only available in generic form.

Available Strengths

Brand-name mexiletine capsules are no longer available. However, generic versions come in the following strengths:
  • Mexiletine 150 mg
  • Mexiletine 200 mg
  • Mexiletine 250 mg.
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Mexiletine Drug Information

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