It is not entirely clear what to expect from an overdose with Lotronex. An overdose could increase your risk for serious constipation and problems from constipation. Seek immediate medical attention if you happen to overdose on this medication.
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
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