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Pentostatin


Trade Names: 
Nipent®

Possible Uses: 
Approved for hair cell leukemia but also used for chronic lymphocytic leukemia, T-Cell leukemia, and for acute Graft vs Host Disease

Drug Interactions: 
Echinacea

Possible Side Effects: 
Fevers, fatigue,chills, headache, rash,nausea, vomiting, diarrhea. Myleosuppression, anemia, and low platelets. Possible kidney and lung damage, as well as reactivation of previous viral infections.
Last updated on 02/01/2010
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