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Excessive amounts of leucovorin may nullify the chemotherapeutic effect of folic acid antagonists.
Leucovorin is improper therapy for pernicious anemia and other megaloblastic anemias secondary to the lack of vitamin B12. A hematologic remission may occur while neurological manifestations continue to progress.
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/25/2008
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