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The clinical consequence of overdose with Vizamyl has not been reported. It is unknown whether or not flutemetamol is dialyzable. The major risks of overdose relate predominantly to increased radiation exposure, with long-term risks for neoplasia. In case of overdose of radioactivity, hydration and frequent urination should be encouraged to minimize radiation exposure to the patient; care should be taken to avoid contamination from the radioactivity eliminated by the patient.
Vizamyl is contraindicated in patients with a history of hypersensitivity reaction to Vizamyl, polysorbate 80, or any other inactive ingredient in Vizamyl [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/18/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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