glucose-galactose malabsorption


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glucose-galactose malabsorption

a disorder of transport clinically characterized by the neonatal onset of profuse, acidic, watery diarrhea leading to severe dehydration and death if untreated, resulting from a selective defect in the intestinal transport of glucose and galactose. It can be treated by a glucose- and galactose-free diet.
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Patients with rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance, the lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption should not take this medicinal product.
Patients with rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance, the Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption should not take this medicinal product.
cardiovascular or lung disease, neurological or psychiatric disorders, cancer or AIDS and other endocrine disorders), history of arrhythmias or ischaemic cardiovascular disease; galactose intolerance, Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption.
Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to any component, patients with rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance, the Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption, pregnancy and lactation.
Patients with rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance, a severe lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption should not take FAMVIR tablets.
Precautions: Patients with galactose intolerance, lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption should not take Levocetirizine.

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