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Omniscan

Overdosage
Contraindications

OVERDOSE

Clinical consequences of overdose with OMNISCAN have not been reported. The minimum lethal dose of intravenously administered OMNISCAN in rats and mice is greater than 20 mmol/kg (200 times the recommended human dose of 0.1 mmol/kg; 67 times the cumulative 0.3 mmol/kg dose). OMNISCAN is dialyzable.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

OMNISCAN is contraindicated in patients with:

  • chronic, severe kidney disease (glomerular filtration rate, GFR < 30 mL/min/1.73m²), or
  • acute kidney injury
  • prior hypersensitivity reaction to OMNISCAN

Last reviewed on RxList: 12/5/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Overdosage
Contraindications

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