NDC 0049-1203 Geodon
Ziprasidone Mesylate Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, For Solution Intramuscular
NDC Code 0049-1203-10
Package Description: 10 CARTON in 1 CARTON / 1 VIAL, SINGLE-DOSE in 1 CARTON (0049-1203-01) / 1 mL in 1 VIAL, SINGLE-DOSE
What is NDC 0049-1203?
The NDC code 0049-1203 is assigned by the FDA to the product Geodon which is a human prescription drug product labeled by Roerig. The generic name of Geodon is ziprasidone mesylate. The product's dosage form is injection, powder, lyophilized, for solution and is administered via intramuscular form. The product is distributed in a single package with assigned NDC code 0049-1203-10 10 carton in 1 carton / 1 vial, single-dose in 1 carton (0049-1203-01) / 1 ml in 1 vial, single-dose. This page includes all the important details about this product, including active and inactive ingredients, pharmagologic classes, product uses and characteristics, UNII information and RxNorm crosswalk.
What are the uses for Geodon?
This medication is used to treat certain mental/mood disorders (schizophrenia, bipolar disorder). This medication can decrease hallucinations and help you to think more clearly and positively about yourself, feel less agitated, and take a more active part in everyday life. Ziprasidone belongs to a class of drugs called atypical antipsychotics. It works by helping to restore the balance of certain natural substances in the brain.
What are Geodon Active Ingredients?
An active ingredient is the substance responsible for the medicinal effects of a product specified by the substance's molecular structure or if the molecular structure is not known, defined by an unambiguous definition that identifies the substance. Each active ingredient name is the preferred term of the UNII code submitted.
Which are Geodon UNII Codes?
The UNII codes for the active ingredients in this product are:
- ZIPRASIDONE MESYLATE (UNII: 3X6SAX83JZ)
- ZIPRASIDONE (UNII: 6UKA5VEJ6X) (Active Moiety)
Which are Geodon Inactive Ingredients UNII Codes?
The inactive ingredients are all the component of a medicinal product OTHER than the active ingredient(s). The acronym "UNII" stands for “Unique Ingredient Identifier” and is used to identify each inactive ingredient present in a product. The UNII codes for the inactive ingredients in this product are:
- METHANESULFONIC ACID (UNII: 12EH9M7279)
- BETADEX SULFOBUTYL ETHER SODIUM (UNII: 2PP9364507)
What is the NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk for Geodon?
RxNorm is a normalized naming system for generic and branded drugs that assigns unique concept identifier(s) known as RxCUIs to NDC products.The NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk for this produdct indicates multiple concept unique identifiers (RXCUIs) are associated with this product:
- RxCUI: 351223 - ziprasidone 20 MG Injection
- RxCUI: 351223 - ziprasidone (as ziprasidone mesylate) 20 MG Injection
- RxCUI: 352228 - Geodon 20 MG Injection
- RxCUI: 352228 - ziprasidone 20 MG Injection [Geodon]
- RxCUI: 352228 - Geodon (as ziprasidone mesylate) 20 MG Injection
Which are the Pharmacologic Classes for Geodon?
A pharmacologic class is a group of drugs that share the same scientifically documented properties. The following is a list of the reported pharmacologic class(es) corresponding to the active ingredients of this product.
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Ziprasidone injection is used to treat episodes of agitation in people who have schizophrenia (a mental illness that causes disturbed or unusual thinking, loss of interest in life, and strong or inappropriate emotions). Ziprasidone is in a class of medications called atypical antipsychotics. It works by changing the activity of certain natural substances in the brain.
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