Tositumomab and Iodine I 131 Tositumomab
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Tositumomab and Iodine I 131 Tositumomab?

(toe si TYOO mo mab & EYE oh dyne eye one THUR tee one toe si TYOO mo mab)

• This medicine is used to treat lymphoma.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Do not donate blood while using this medicine and for 1 year after stopping.

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

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

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

• You may bleed more easily. Be careful. Avoid injury. Use soft toothbrush, electric razor.

• Follow directions given by healthcare provider after discharge to prevent exposing others to this medicine.

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

• Talk with healthcare provider before receiving any vaccinations. Use with this medicine may either increase the risk of serious infection or make...

 
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