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Fosrenol

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OVERDOSE

The symptoms associated with overdose are adverse reactions such as headache, nausea and vomiting. In clinical trials in healthy adults, GI symptoms were reported with daily doses up to 6000 mg/day of lanthanum carbonate administered with food. Given the topical activity of lanthanum in the gut, and the excretion in feces of the majority of the dose, supportive therapy is recommended for overdosage. Lanthanum carbonate was not acutely toxic in animals by the oral route. No deaths and no adverse effects occurred in mice, rats or dogs after single oral doses of 2000 mg/kg (1.7, 3.4, and 11.3 times the MRHD, respectively, on a mg/m² basis).

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Contraindicated in bowel obstruction, including ileus and fecal impaction.

Last reviewed on RxList: 10/9/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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