Nuedexta - National Multiple Sclerosis Society

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About this Medication
  • Brand Name: Nuedexta (U.S.)
  • Chemical Name: dextromethorphan hydrobromide + quinidine sulfate
  • Usage in MS: Pseudobulbar Affect
  • Generic Available: No


Nuedexta is a combination of dextromethorphan hydrobromide and quinidine sulfate. It is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat pseudobulbar affect (uncontrolled episodes of crying and/or laughing that are disconnected from or out of proportion to what the person is feeling at the time) in people with multiple sclerosis and other neurological diseases.

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Click here to read the Nuedexta Prescribing Information for healthcare professionals.