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Alkeran Drug Interactions

Because Alkeran can cause dangerous interactions when combined with certain products, your healthcare provider needs to be aware of all your other medications before you can start treatment with this chemotherapy drug. Certain vaccinations, echinacea, and digoxin are just a few of the products that can cause complications when combined with Alkeran. Reactions with drugs such as these may cause serious infections or other dangerous complications.

An Overview of Interactions With Alkeran

Alkeran® (melphalan) may interact with a few other medications. Some of the drugs that can react with Alkeran include but are not limited to:
 
  • Amphotericin B (Abelcet®, AmBisome®, Amphotec®)
  • Certain biologic and immunologic medications, such as:
 
 
 
 
 
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