Who should not take FOSCARNET SODIUM?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

  • low amount of magnesium in the blood
  • low amount of phosphate in the blood
  • high amount of phosphate in the blood
  • low amount of calcium in the blood
  • dehydration
  • low amount of potassium in the blood
  • anemia
  • low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
  • low levels of a type of white blood cell called neutrophils
  • abnormal EKG with QT changes from birth
  • decreased kidney function
  • seizures
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