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Ziagen

Ziagen

OVERDOSE

There is no known antidote for ZIAGEN. It is not known whether abacavir can be removed by peritoneal dialysis or hemodialysis.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

ZIAGEN is contraindicated in patients with:

  • previously demonstrated hypersensitivity to abacavir or any other component of the products. NEVER restart ZIAGEN or any other abacavir-containing product following a hypersensitivity reaction to abacavir, regardless of HLA-B*5701 status [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS, ADVERSE REACTIONS].
  • moderate or severe hepatic impairment [see DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION].

Last reviewed on RxList: 9/25/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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