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Premarin Injection

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Premarin Injection

OVERDOSE

Overdosage of estrogen may cause nausea, vomiting, breast tenderness, abdominal pain, drowsiness and fatigue, and withdrawal bleeding may occur in women. Treatment of overdose consists of discontinuation of Premarin therapy with institution of appropriate symptomatic care.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Premarin Intravenous therapy should not be used in individuals with any of the following conditions:

  1. Undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding.
  2. Known, suspected, or history of breast cancer.
  3. Known or suspected estrogen-dependent neoplasia.
  4. Active DVT, PE or a history of these conditions.
  5. Active arterial thromboembolic disease (for example, stroke and MI), or a history of these conditions.
  6. Known anaphylactic reaction and angioedema to Premarin Intravenous therapy.
  7. Known liver dysfunction or disease.
  8. Known protein C, protein S, or antithrombin deficiency, or other known thrombophilic disorders.
  9. Known or suspected pregnancy.

Last reviewed on RxList: 5/2/2012
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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