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Advise patients to seek immediate medical attention for any of the following:

  • Signs and symptoms of infusion reactions including dizziness, nausea, chills, fever, vomiting, diarrhea, breathing problems, or chest pain [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS and ADVERSE REACTIONS].
  • Symptoms of tumor lysis syndrome such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and lethargy [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS and ADVERSE REACTIONS].
  • Signs of infections including fever and cough [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS and ADVERSE REACTIONS].
  • Symptoms of hepatitis including worsening fatigue or yellow discoloration of skin or eyes [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
  • New or changes in neurological symptoms such as confusion, dizziness or loss of balance, difficulty talking or walking, or vision problems [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

Advise patients of the need for:

Last reviewed on RxList: 3/7/2016
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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