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Precautions and Warnings With Pegfilgrastim

Who Should Not Take Pegfilgrastim?

You should not take pegfilgrastim if you:
 
  • Are allergic to pegfilgrastim, Neulasta, or any inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Are allergic to Escherichia coli (E. coli) proteins, since pegfilgrastim is produced by E. coli bacteria.
     

Pegfilgrastim Warnings and Precautions: Final Thoughts

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