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Does tocilizumab interact with any other medications?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Practitioner

If you are taking abatacept, belimumab, fingolimod, natalizumab, pimecrolimus, tacrolimus, tofacitinib, or a tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitor, tocilizumab can lead to side effects and should be avoided.

If you are taking denosumab or leflunomide, tocilizumab may not be a good option for you.

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