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imatinib

contraindications

Who should not take imatinib?

Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

Fluid Accumulation in the Brain, High Blood Pressure, Disease of the Arteries of the Heart, Fluid in the Covering of the Heart or Pericardium, Heart Valve Disease, Chronic Heart Failure, Heart Failure After a Heart Attack, Failure of the Left Ventricle of the Heart, Inflammation of the Middle Tissue Heart Muscle, Hemorrhage, Escape of Fluid into the Lungs, Fluid in the Lungs, Liver Problems, Severe Liver Disease, Bleeding of the Stomach or Intestines, Kidney Disease, Heart Disease Present at Birth, Visible Water Retention, High Amount of Bilirubin in the Blood, Blood Circulation Failure due to Serious Heart Condition, Ascites, Abnormal Liver Function Tests, Pregnancy, A Mother who is Producing Milk and Breastfeeding, Increased Uric Acid due to Cancer Chemotherapy, Diabetes, Low Amount of Phosphate in the Blood, Water Retention, A Rupture in the Wall of the Stomach or Intestine, Overweight, Anemia, Large Purple or Brown Skin Blotches, Decreased Blood Platelets, Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood Cell

Allergies:

IMATINIB

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