Who should not take Roferon-A Kit?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

  • overactive thyroid gland
  • a condition with low thyroid hormone levels
  • diabetes
  • disease in which body has immune response against itself
  • decreased function of bone marrow
  • decreased blood platelets
  • suicidal thoughts
  • depression
  • angina
  • or chest pain due to partial blockage of blood flow in the heart arteries
  • a low supply of oxygen rich blood to the heart
  • chronic heart failure
  • liver inflammation resulting from an abnormal immune response
  • liver failure
  • severe renal impairment
  • recipient of organ transplant

Allergies:

  • Interferons
  • Alpha Interferon Moiety
  • Beta Interferon Moiety

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