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Drug Interactions With Mercaptopurine

A wide variety of products may cause drug interactions when used in combination with mercaptopurine. For instance, if this chemotherapy medicine is used with certain immunosuppressant medications, vaccinations, or echinacea, it may increase your risk for dangerous infections, serious bleeding problems, or other potentially serious complications. To avoid these and other potential problems, give your healthcare provider a list of all products you are taking.

An Overview of Mercaptopurine Interactions

Mercaptopurine (Purinethol®) may interact with a number of other medications. Some of the drugs that may react with mercaptopurine include but are not limited to:
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