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Potentially serious drug interactions can occur if imatinib is taken with acetaminophen, budesonide, erythromycin, and other products. These may interfere with the effectiveness of certain medications or may increase your risk for side effects. To help avoid complications and ensure your safety, tell your healthcare provider about any medications, vitamins, or herbal supplements you are taking.

An Overview of Imatinib Interactions

Imatinib mesylate (Gleevec®) can potentially react with a number of other medications. Some of the drugs that may interact with imatinib include but are not limited to:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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