Pralatrexate
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Pralatrexate?

(pral a TREX ate)

• This medicine is used to treat lymphoma.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Take folic acid within 10 days before, during, and for 30 days after your treatment.

• Your healthcare provider will give you a vitamin B 12 shot 10 days before and every 8-10 weeks during your treatment.

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Tell dentists, surgeons, and other healthcare providers that you use this medicine.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Talk with healthcare provider before using other: aspirin, aspirin-containing products, blood thinners, garlic, ginseng, ginkgo, ibuprofen or like products, pain medicines, or vitamin E.

• You may bleed more easily. Be...

 
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