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When medicines such as antidepressants or blood pressure medications are taken with Tasigna, drug interactions may occur. If these reactions occur, your risk for developing side effects is increased and the level of Tasigna in your blood may be increased or decreased. Make sure your healthcare provider is aware of any other products (including vitamins and herbal supplements) you are taking before starting Tasigna treatment.

An Overview of Interactions With Tasigna

Tasigna® (nilotinib) may react with a number of other medications. Some of the drugs that can lead to interactions with Tasigna include but are not limited to:
 
 
 
 
 
  • Certain medications used to treat diabetes, such as:
 
 
 
 
  • CYP 3A4 inhibitor medications, such as:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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