Asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi Disease Interactions
There are 2 disease interactions with asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi:
Asparaginase Erwinia Chrysanthemi (Includes Asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi) ↔ Pancreatitis
Severe Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility
Applies to: Pancreatitis
The use of asparaginase Erwinia chrysanthemi is contraindicated in patients with a history of serious pancreatitis with prior L-asparaginase therapy. It is recommended to evaluate patients with symptoms compatible with pancreatitis to establish a diagnosis. In the case of mild pancreatitis, it is recommended to hold treatment until the signs and symptoms subside, and amylase levels return to normal. Discontinue treatment with this agent for severe or hemorrhagic pancreatitis manifested by abdominal pain >72 hours and amylase elevation of >= 2.0 x ULN.
Asparaginase Erwinia Chrysanthemi (Includes Asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi) ↔ Diabetes
Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility
Applies to: Diabetes Mellitus
The use of asparaginase Erwinia chrysanthemi has been associated with glucose intolerance. Exercise caution when using this agent in patients with diabetes. It is recommended to monitor glucose levels at the start of therapy, and periodically thereafter in all patients. Administer insulin therapy as necessary in patients with hyperglycemia.
asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi drug Interactions
There are 75 drug interactions with asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
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