DIACOMIT® dosing and administration
DIACOMIT® is available in 250 mg and 500 mg dosages, as either capsules or fruit-flavored powder packets
Do not break or open. Swallow whole with a glass of water during a meal.
250 mg: NDC 68418‑7939‑6
500 mg: NDC 68418‑7940‑6
Mix in 100 mL of water and consume immediately during a meal. Ensure all powder has been consumed.
250 mg: NDC 68418‑7941‑6
500 mg: NDC 68418‑7942‑6
The recommended oral dosage of DIACOMIT® is 50 mg/kg/day, divided into 2 or 3 separate doses
- Maximum recommended total dosage: 3,000 mg/day
In the event of a missed dose, DIACOMIT® should be taken as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, do not take the missed dose. Do not double doses.
Management of patients on DIACOMIT®
(Incidence: DIACOMIT® vs placebo)
(67% vs 23%)
|Decreased appetite and decreased weight (46% vs 10% and 27% vs 6%)||
|Risk in patients with phenylketonuria||
|Decreased DIACOMIT® concentrations due to induction-based interactions||
|Effects on other drugs||
|Neutropenia and thrombocytopenia (Decrease from baseline: 13% vs 0% and 13% vs 0%)||
DIACOMIT® (stiripentol) prescribing information. Beauvais, France: BIOCODEX; 2018.