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Overdosage
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OVERDOSE

Adverse reactions observed after overdoses of up to 25 mg included increases in blood pressure resulting in lightheadedness, neck tension, tiredness, and loss of coordination. Also, ischemic ECG changes likely due to coronary artery vasospasm have been reported.

The elimination half-life of naratriptan is about 6 hours [see CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY], and therefore monitoring of patients after overdose with AMERGE should continue for at least 24 hours or while symptoms or signs persist. There is no specific antidote to naratriptan. It is unknown what effect hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis has on the serum concentrations of naratriptan.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

AMERGE is contraindicated in patients with:

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 3/21/2016

Overdosage
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