Who should not take ERWINASE?
The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:
- increased uric acid in the body resulting in kidney disease
- a type of joint disorder due to excess uric acid in the blood called gout
- an increased risk of bleeding
- low levels of white blood cells
- obstruction of a blood vessel by a blood clot
- acute inflammation of the pancreas
- high amount of bilirubin in the blood
- high amount of uric acid in the blood
- abnormally high levels of nitrogen-containing compounds in your blood
- abnormal liver function tests
- a patient who is producing milk and breastfeeding
- a type of brain disorder called posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome
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