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Clinical experience with ADAGEN® (pegademase bovine) Injection has been limited. The following adverse reactions were reported during clinical trials: headache in one patient and pain at the injection site in two patients.
The following adverse reactions have been identified during post-approval use of ADAGEN® (pegademase bovine) Injection. Because these reactions are reported voluntarily from a very small population, it is not always possible to reliably estimate their frequency or establish a causal relationship to drug exposure. Hematologic events: hemolytic anemia, auto-immune hemolytic anemia, thrombocythemia
To report SUSPECTED ADVERSE REACTIONS, contact Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals, Inc. at 1-888-393-4584 or by email at email@example.com or contact the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or www.fda.gov/safety/medwatch.
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There are no known drug interactions with ADAGEN® (pegademase bovine) Injection. However, Vidarabine is a substrate for ADA and 2´-deoxycoformycin is a potent inhibitor of ADA. Thus, the activities of these drugs and ADAGEN® (pegademase bovine) Injection could be substantially altered if they are used in combination with one another.
Last reviewed on RxList: 10/17/2013
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