Drug Interactions

Nipent may react with several other medicines (see Nipent Drug Interactions).

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

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
  • Lung disease
  • 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:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Nipent Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)

What If I Overdose on Nipent?

An overdose with this medication can cause life-threatening side effects. Seek immediate medical attention if you believe you may have been given too much Nipent.
(Click Nipent Overdose for more information.)

How Should This Medicine Be Stored?

Nipent is normally stored by your healthcare provider. It should be stored refrigerated. Nipent must be mixed with liquid (reconstituted) prior to use. Once prepared for use, it may be stored at room temperature for up to eight hours, after which it must be discarded.
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
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