Demeclocycline Hydrochloride 150mg Capsules

Active ingredients: Demeclocycline

Product name and form

Ledermycin Capsules 150mg.

Demeclocycline Hydrochloride 150mg Capsules.

Pharmaceutical Form

Capsule, hard.

Qualitative and quantitative composition

LEDERMYCIN capsules each contain 150mg of demeclocycline hydrochloride.

Active Ingredient

Tetracyclines have a broad spectrum of anti-microbial activity and act by interfering with bacterial protein synthesis. They are active against a large number of gram positive and gram negative pathogenic bacteria, including some which are resistant to penicillin.

List of Excipients

Cellulose (Elcema G250)
Magnesium stearate
Colloidal silicon dioxide (Aerosil 200)

Capsule body and cap:

Titanium dioxide (E171)
Yellow iron oxide (E172)
Red iron oxide (El72)
Erythrosine (El27)

Printing on capsule:

Shellac glaze
N-Butyl alcohol
Purified water
Propylene glycol (E1520)
Industrial Methylated Spirit
Isopropyl Alcohol
Black iron oxide (E172)

Pack sizes and marketing

Polypropylene containers - 20, 28 or 100 capsules.

Screw capped glass bottles - 100 capsules.

Blister pack - 20 capsules.

HDPE ΓΈ 45 mm round 50 ml plastic container containing 28 capsules.

Marketing authorization holder

Mercury Pharmaceuticals Ltd
No. 1 Croydon
12-16 Addiscombe Road
Croydon CR0 0XT

Marketing authorization dates and numbers

PL 12762/0154

8 March 2004