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Side Effects of CeeNU

Just like any chemotherapy medicine, CeeNU can cause side effects, some of which can be significant and potentially serious. In fact, most people will experience some type of side effect during treatment. Talk with your healthcare provider about ways to prevent or lessen reactions to this drug.
 
Common side effects of CeeNU include but are not limited to:
 
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Loss of appetite
  • Decreased platelets, which could increase the risk of bleeding
  • Decreased white blood cells, which could increase the risk for infections.
 
(Click CeeNU Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
 

Drug Interactions

CeeNU may react with a number of other medicines (see CeeNU Drug Interactions).
 

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
 
  • Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
  • Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
  • Lung disease
  • Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click CeeNU Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 
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