Leustatin may react with a few other medicines (see Leustatin Drug Interactions).
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to receiving this medication if you have:
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
- Plans to receive a vaccination
- An infection of any kind
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Leustatin and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Leustatin and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Leustatin Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not receive the drug.)
An overdose with this medication can cause potentially serious side effects. Seek immediate medical attention if you believe you may have been given too much Leustatin.
(Click Leustatin Overdose for more information.)
Leustatin is normally stored by your healthcare provider. It should be stored refrigerated and protected from light. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.