Tasigna Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Take Tasigna?

You should not take Tasigna if you:
 
  • Have an abnormal heart rhythm known as QT prolongation or long QT syndrome.
 
  • Have low levels of potassium (hypokalemia) or magnesium (hypomagnesemia) in your blood.
 
  • Are allergic to Tasigna, nilotinib, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
 

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Tasigna should not be taken, along with several warnings and precautions people should be aware of before beginning treatment. However, it is possible that not all of these safety concerns were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific issues that may apply to you.
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