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The maximum dose studied in MR imaging was 0.4 mL/kg (0.1 mmol/kg) body weight and was tolerated in a manner similar to lower doses. In clinical trials, EOVIST overdosage was not observed. In case of inadvertent overdosage in patients with severely impaired renal and/or hepatic function, EOVIST can be partially removed by hemodialysis [see Use in Specific Populations and CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY].
EOVIST is contraindicated in patients with history of severe hypersensitivity reactions to EOVIST.This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/6/2016
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