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- Serious allergic reactions to Elspar or other Escherichia coli-derived L-asparaginases
- Serious thrombosis with prior L-asparaginase therapy
- Pancreatitis with prior L-asparaginase therapy
- Serious hemorrhagic events with prior L-asparaginase therapy
Last reviewed on RxList: 7/26/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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