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Invented name: Buccolam   
Auth. number : EU/1/11/709
INN : midazolam
ATC: Anatomical main group: N - Nervous system
Therapeutic subgroup: N05 - Psycholeptics
Pharmacological subgroup: N05C - Hypnotics and sedatives
Chemical subgroup: N05CD - Benzodiazepine derivatives
Chemical substance: N05CD08 - Midazolam
(See WHO ATC Index)
Indication: Treatment of prolonged, acute, convulsive seizures in infants, toddlers, children and adolescents (from 3 months to < 18 years).
BUCCOLAM must only be used by parents/carers where the patient has been diagnosed to have
Epilepsy For infants between 3-6 months of age treatment should be in a hospital setting where monitoring is possible and resuscitation equipment is available.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: ViroPharma SPRL-BVBA
rue Montoyer 47, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgique / Montoyerstraat 47, 1000 Brussel, België

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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
07/09/2011 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/H/C/2267 (2011)6372 of 05/09/2011
13/12/2012 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2267/IA/4/G
Updated with Decision(2013)9726 of 18/12/2013
19/12/2013 Centralised - Yearly update (2013)9726 of 18/12/2013
17/01/2014 Centralised - Notification EMEA/H/C/2267/N/11
27/02/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2267:/IA/22
20/03/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2267:/IB/19