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Erwinaze (asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi) and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Erwinaze (asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi):


Alcohol (Ethanol) asparaginase Erwinia chrysanthemi

Moderate Drug Interaction

Talk to your doctor before using ethanol together with asparaginase Erwinia chrysanthemi. Combining these medications may increase the risk of side effects such as liver damage. You may need more frequent monitoring by your doctor to safely use both medications. Let your doctor know immediately if you develop right upper quadrant pain, increasing abdominal size, fever, swelling, rash, itching, loss of appetite, fatigue, nausea, vomiting, dark urine, and/or yellowing of the skin or eyes, as these may be signs and symptoms of liver damage. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.

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Erwinaze (asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi) drug interactions

There are 351 drug interactions with Erwinaze (asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi)

Erwinaze (asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi) disease interactions

There are 3 disease interactions with Erwinaze (asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi) which include:

Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor 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.
Unknown No interaction information available.

Further information

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