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Doses of WELCHOL in excess of 4.5 g/day have not been tested. Because WELCHOL is not absorbed, the risk of systemic toxicity is low. However, excessive doses of WELCHOL may cause more severe local gastrointestinal effects (e.g., constipation) than recommended doses.


WELCHOL is contraindicated in patients with

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 2/3/2014


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