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No cases of acute overdose have been reported in humans. No drug-related adverse effects were seen in dogs dosed with fidaxomicin tablets at 9600 mg/day (over 100 times the human dose, scaled by weight) for 3 months.
Hypersensitivity to fidaxomicin.
Last reviewed on RxList: 4/18/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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