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"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today expanded the approved use of Xgeva (denosumab) to treat adults and some adolescents with giant cell tumor of the bone (GCTB), a rare and usually non-cancerous tumor.

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OVERDOSE

There is no experience with overdosage of Xgeva.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Hypocalcemia

Pre-existing hypocalcemia must be corrected prior to initiating therapy with Xgeva [See WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

Hypersensitivity

Xgeva is contraindicated in patients with known clinically significant hypersensitivity to Xgeva [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS, ADVERSE REACTIONS].

Last reviewed on RxList: 9/9/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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