Mezavant XL

Mezavant XL Overdosage

mesalazine

Manufacturer:

Takeda

Distributor:

DKSH
Full Prescribing Info
Overdosage
Mezavant is an aminosalicylate, and signs of salicylate toxicity include tinnitus, vertigo, headache, confusion, drowsiness, pulmonary oedema, dehydration as a result of sweating, diarrhoea and vomiting, hypoglycaemia, hyperventilation, disruption of electrolyte balance and blood-pH and hyperthermia.
Conventional therapy for salicylate toxicity may be beneficial in the event of acute overdosage. Correct hypoglycaemia, fluid and electrolyte imbalance by the administration of appropriate therapy. Maintain adequate renal function.
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