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Side effect(s) of Naloxegol

Read the side effects of Naloxegol as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Gastrointestinal: Abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, flatulence, diarrhea, gastrointestinal perforation

Nervous system: Headache

Others: Hyperhidrosis (excess sweating), opioid withdrawal symptoms

Other Precautions : Caution is exercised in case of pregnancy in which opioid withdrawal in developing baby may be increased.
Discontinue drug for nursing women taking into consideration, the importance of the drug to mother.
As the risk of side effects increases with systemic exposure, a starting dose of 12.5 mg single tablet is recommended.
In case of overdosage, no antidote is known for naloxegol.
Dialysis may be ineffective to eliminate naloxegol from the body.

Drug Name : Naloxegol

Naloxegol acts in an opposite way to opioid and is used for the treatment of constipation due to opioids in adult patients
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