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OMONTYS overdosage can elevate hemoglobin levels above the desired level, which should be managed with discontinuation or reduction of OMONTYS dosage and/or with phlebotomy, as clinically indicated [see Pharmacodynamics]. Cases of severe hypertension have been observed following overdose with ESAs [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
OMONTYS is contraindicated in patients with:
- Uncontrolled hypertension [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
- Serious allergic reactions to OMONTYS which may include anaphylaxis [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/19/2012
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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