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Xenical

Overdosage
Contraindications

OVERDOSE

Single doses of 800 mg XENICAL and multiple doses of up to 400 mg three times a day for 15 days have been studied in normal weight and obese subjects without significant adverse findings.

Should a significant overdose of XENICAL occur, it is recommended that the patient be observed for 24 hours. Based on human and animal studies, systemic effects attributable to the lipase-inhibiting properties of XENICAL should be rapidly reversible.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

XENICAL is contraindicated in:

  • Pregnancy [see Use In Specific Populations]
  • Patients with chronic malabsorption syndrome
  • Patients with cholestasis
  • Patients with known hypersensitivity to XENICAL or to any component of this product
Pharmacist reviewed on 10/30/2014

Prescribing Document Revised: October 2013

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

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