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Paraplatin

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Contraindications

OVERDOSE

There is no known antidote for PARAPLATIN (carboplatin aqueous solution) INJECTION overdosage. The anticipated complications of overdosage would be secondary to bone marrow suppression and/or hepatic toxicity.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

PARAPLATIN (carboplatin aqueous solution) INJECTION is contraindicated in patients with a history of severe allergic reactions to cisplatin or other platinum-containing compounds.

PARAPLATIN (carboplatin) should not be employed in patients with severe bone marrow depression or significant bleeding.

Last reviewed on RxList: 6/30/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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