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Before starting chemotherapy treatment with Purinethol, tell your healthcare provider about all medications, vitamins, and supplements you are taking. Certain biologic medications, warfarin, or various other products may decrease the effectiveness of the drugs or increase your risk for side effects. Even products like echinacea or live vaccines can lead to drug interactions with Purinethol.

An Overview of Interactions With Purinethol

Purinethol® (mercaptopurine) may interact with a number of other medications. Some of the drugs that may react with Purinethol include but are not limited to:
         
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