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Talk to your healthcare provider before receiving Ontak if you are taking echinacea or have plans to receive a vaccination. These are just some of the products that may lead to potentially serious drug interactions when used in combination with Ontak. Your healthcare provider may need to monitor you closely for side effects or may recommend you not use certain medications during treatment.

An Overview of Interactions With Ontak

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