"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Kynamro (mipomersen sodium) injection as an addition to lipid-lowering medications and diet to treat patients with a rare type of high cholesterol called homozygous familial hypercholesterolemi"...
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WELCHOL is contraindicated in patients with
- A history of bowel obstruction [See WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS]
- Serum TG concentrations > 500 mg/dL [See WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS]
- A history of hypertriglyceridemia-induced pancreatitis [See WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS]
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/3/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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