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Diclegis

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OVERDOSE

Signs and Symptoms of Overdose

DICLEGIS is a delayed-release formulation, therefore, signs and symptoms of intoxication may not be apparent immediately.

Signs and symptoms of overdose may include restlessness, dryness of mouth, dilated pupils, sleepiness, vertigo, mental confusion and tachycardia.

At toxic doses, doxylamine exhibits anticholinergic effects, including seizures, rhabdomyolysis, acute renal failure and death.

Management of Overdose

If treatment is needed, it consists of gastric lavage or activated charcoal, whole bowel irrigation and symptomatic treatment. For additional information about overdose treatment, call a poison control center (1 800-222-1222).

CONTRAINDICATIONS

DICLEGIS is contraindicated in women with any of the following conditions:

Last reviewed on RxList: 10/11/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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