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Indigo Carmine

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Indigo Carmine



There are no data available describing the signs, symptoms or laboratory findings accompanying overdosage.

No discernible symptoms of toxicity have been observed in mice with an intravenous dose of 200 mg/kg. After intravenous administration the LD80 was established at 300 mg/kg in mice.


Indigo Carmine (indigotindisulfonate) is contraindicated in patients who have previously experienced an adverse reaction following its use.

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

Last reviewed on RxList: 10/20/2008


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