Injectafer

Overdosage
Contraindications

OVERDOSE

Excessive dosages of Injectafer may lead to accumulation of iron in storage sites potentially leading to hemosiderosis. A patient who received Injectafer 18,000 mg over 6 months developed hemosiderosis with multiple joint disorder, walking disability and asthenia . Hypophosphatemic osteomalacia was reported in a patient who received Injectafer 4000 mg over 4 months. Partial recovery followed discontinuation of Injectafer. [see Post-marketing Experience].

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Hypersensitivity to Injectafer or any of its components [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

Last reviewed on RxList: 8/7/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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