Nexpowder™ is used for hemostasis of nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding.
Note: Do not use this device for any purpose other than the stated intended use.
- Because Nexpowder™ includes lactose, this device is contraindicated in patients who have galactose intolerance, Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption and they would be at risk of having a nausea, bloating, and diarrhea.
- Because Nexpowder™ includes Brilliant Blue FCF, the device must not be used in patients with known hypersensitivity to Brilliant Blue FCF.
- Nexpowder contraindicated for patients with suspected bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal fistulas and those suspected or are at high risk of having gastrointestinal perforation.