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Clinical consequences of overdosage with OptiMARK have not been reported. Treatment of overdose is directed toward supporting vital functions and prompt institution of symptomatic therapy. OptiMARK has been shown to be dialyzable [see CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY].
OptiMARK is contraindicated in patients with:
- chronic, severe kidney disease (glomerular filtration rate, GFR < 30 mL/min/1.73m²)
- acute kidney injury
- known hypersensitivity reactions to gadolinium, versetamide or any of the inert ingredients.
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/15/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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