Gleevec Drug Interactions

Rivaroxaban
Gleevec may increase your rivaroxaban blood levels, possibly increasing your risk for side effects. Do not take these medicines together unless your healthcare provider tells you otherwise.
 
Salmeterol
Gleevec may increase your salmeterol blood levels, possibly increasing your risk for side effects. Talk to your healthcare provider about this potential interaction before taking these drugs together.
 
Tacrolimus Ointment
In general, people taking Gleevec should not use tacrolimus ointment because of an increased risk for infections, skin cancer, and lymphoma (cancer of the lymph nodes). Talk to your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
 
Tamsulosin
Gleevec may increase the amount of tamsulosin in your blood, which could increase your risk for side effects. Talk to your healthcare provider before taking these medicines together.
 
Tolvaptan
Gleevec may increase the amount of tolvaptan in your blood, potentially increasing your risk of side effects. In most cases, these medicines should not be taken together.
 
Topotecan
Gleevec may increase blood levels of topotecan, possibly increasing the risk for side effects. Your healthcare provider may need to monitor you more closely if you take these medicines together.
 
Trastuzumab
Combining trastuzumab with Gleevec can increase your risk for low red blood cells, which could increase your risk for anemia, and low white blood cells, which could increase your risk for infection. Your healthcare provider will monitor you more closely for these conditions if you take these medicines together.
 
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Gleevec Medication Information

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