Who should not take Novantrone Concentrate?

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


  • infection caused by bacteria
  • infection caused by a fungus
  • severe infection
  • decreased function of bone marrow
  • anemia
  • decreased blood platelets
  • decreased white blood cells
  • decreased neutrophils a type of white blood cell
  • heart attack
  • acute syndrome of the heart
  • coronary artery disease
  • chronic heart failure
  • failure of the left ventricle of the heart
  • obstruction of a blood vessel by a blood clot
  • peripheral vascular disease
  • liver problems
  • severe liver disease
  • heart disease present at birth
  • seizures
  • pregnancy
  • a mother who is producing milk and breastfeeding
  • Severely Decreased Levels of Neutrophils in the Blood
  • therapy-related acute myeloid leukemia


  • Anthracyclines
  • Mitoxantrone

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