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In the event of overdosage, the stomach should be emptied by inducing vomiting or by gastric lavage followed by the administration of activated charcoal.
TOLECTIN (tolmetin sodium) is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to tolmetin sodium.
TOLECTIN (tolmetin sodium) should not be given to patients who have experienced asthma, urticaria or allergic-type reactions after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs. Severe, rarely fatal, anaphylactic- like reactions to NSAIDs have been reported in such patients (see WARNINGS: Anaphylactoid Reactions and PRECAUTIONS: Preexisting Asthma ).
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/11/2008
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