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Livalo




Overdosage
Contraindications

OVERDOSE

There is no known specific treatment in the event of overdose of pitavastatin. In the event of overdose, the patient should be treated symptomatically and supportive measures instituted as required. Hemodialysis is unlikely to be of benefit due to high protein binding ratio of pitavastatin.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

The use of LIVALO 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: 12/12/2016

Overdosage
Contraindications

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