November 24, 2015
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There is no specific treatment in the event of overdose of JUXTAPID. In the event of overdose, the patient should be treated symptomatically and supportive measures instituted as required. Liver-related tests should be monitored. Hemodialysis is unlikely to be beneficial given that lomitapide is highly protein bound.


JUXTAPID is contraindicated in the following conditions:

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

Last reviewed on RxList: 5/14/2015


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