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There have been no reports of overdosage from the oral administration of Nimotop® (nimodipine) . Symptoms of overdosage would be expected to be related to cardiovascular effects such as excessive peripheral vasodilation with marked systemic hypotension. Clinically significant hypotension due to Nimotop® (nimodipine) overdosage may require active cardiovascular support with pressor agents. Specific treatments for calcium channel blocker overdose should also be given promptly. Since Nimotop® (nimodipine) is highly protein-bound, dialysis is not likely to be of benefit.
None known.This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/9/2008
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