ARESTIN Powder for solution for injection

Active ingredients: Minocycline

Product description

ARESTIN (minocycline hydrochloride) microspheres, 1 mg is a subgingival sustained-release product containing the antibiotic minocycline hydrochloride incorporated into a bioresorbable polymer, Poly (glycolide-co-dl-lactide) or PGLA, for professional subgingival administration into periodontal pockets. Each unit-dose cartridge delivers minocycline hydrochloride equivalent to 1 mg of minocycline free base.

The molecular formula of minocycline hydrochloride is C23H27N3O7·HCl, and the molecular weight is 493.94.

The structural formula of minocycline hydrochloride is:

How Supplied

ARESTIN (minocycline hydrochloride) microspheres, 1 mg is supplied as follows:

NDC 65976-100-01 1 unit-dose cartridge with desiccant in a heat-sealed, foil-laminated pouch

NDC 65976-100-24 12 unit-dose cartridges in 1 tray with desiccant in a heat-sealed, foil-laminated, resealable pouch. There are 2 pouches in each box.

Each unit-dose cartridge contains the product identifier “OP-1”.

Distributed by: OraPharma, a division of Bausch Health US, LLC, Bridgewater, NJ 08807 USA


Canada, United States