TRASICOR Film-coated tablets Ref.[9634] Active ingredients: Oxprenolol

Source: Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB)  Revision Year: 2017  Publisher: Amdipharm UK Limited, Regency House, Miles Gray Road, Basildon, Essex, SS14 3AF, United Kingdom

Product name and form

Trasicor 20 mg Tablets.

Oxprenolol 20 mg Tablets.

Pharmaceutical Form

Film-coated tablets.

White, round, biconvex, film-coated tablets, impressed OXP 20 on one face and no marking on the other.

Qualitative and quantitative composition

Each tablet contains 20 mg of oxprenolol hydrochloride.

Excipients with known effect:

Sucrose powder (86 mg/tablet)
Wheat starch (39.6 mg/tablet)

For the full list of excipients, see section 6.1.

Active Ingredient Description

Oxprenolol is a non-selective, lipophilic betablocker exerting a sympatholytic effect and displaying mild to modest partial agonistic activity (PAA), also known as intrinsic sympathomimetic activity (ISA). Oxprenolol decreases cardiac impulse formation in the sinus node with resultant slowing of the sinus rate.

List of Excipients

Calcium phosphate tribasic
Magnesium stearate
Polyvinylpyrrolidone (K25)
Wheat starch
Hydroxypropyl methylcellulose
Kollidon VA64
Purified talc
Titanium dioxide E171

Pack sizes and marketing

PVC* Blister packs of 56 and 100 tablets.

* PVC 250 micron, aluminium foil 20 micron.

Not all pack sizes may be marketed.

Marketing authorization holder

Amdipharm UK Limited, Regency House, Miles Gray Road, Basildon, Essex, SS14 3AF, United Kingdom

Marketing authorization dates and numbers

PL 20072/0018

Date of first authorisation: 1 January 2005
Date of latest renewal: 20 September 2005

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