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Rebetol

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Rebetol




Overdosage
Contraindications

OVERDOSE

There is limited experience with overdosage. Acute ingestion of up to 20 g of REBETOL capsules, INTRON A ingestion of up to 120 million units, and subcutaneous doses of INTRON A up to 10 times the recommended doses have been reported. Primary effects that have been observed are increased incidence and severity of the adverse reactions related to the therapeutic use of INTRON A and REBETOL. However, hepatic enzyme abnormalities, renal failure, hemorrhage, and myocardial infarction have been reported with administration of single subcutaneous doses of INTRON A that exceed dosing recommendations.

There is no specific antidote for INTRON A or REBETOL overdose, and hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis are not effective for treatment of overdose of these agents.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

REBETOL combination therapy is contraindicated in:

Last reviewed on RxList: 6/3/2015
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Overdosage
Contraindications

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