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Precautions and Warnings With Altretamine

Who Should Not Take Altretamine?

You should not take altretamine if you:
 
  • Have severe bone marrow depression (severe decreased functioning of your bone marrow).

  • Have severe nervous system problems (brain and nerve problems).

  • Are allergic to Hexalen, altretamine, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
 

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which altretamine should not be used, along with several warnings and precautions people should be aware of before taking it. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the safety concerns that may apply to you.
 
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