Review: Ginseng and Gleevec
Summary: there is no drug interactions reported by people who take Ginseng and Gleevec together yet.
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Ginseng and Gleevec. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Ginseng and Gleevec >>>
What are the drugs
Ginseng (latest outcomes from 190 users) has active ingredients of ginseng, panax. It is often used in medical diet.
Gleevec (latest outcomes from 20,439 users) has active ingredients of imatinib mesylate. It is often used in chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml).
On Nov, 28, 2014: 0 people who takes Ginseng, Gleevec is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Ginseng (ginseng, american)
- Gleevec (imatinib mesylate)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
Do you take Ginseng and Gleevec?
- Personalize this study to your gender and age
- Write a review: share your experience of taking Ginseng and Gleevec
- Ask a question: ask patients like you a question
- Subscribe the study: get notified of updates
- Post a comment: or see what other people said about the study
You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Ginseng and Gleevec
- support group for people who take Ginseng
- support group for people who take Gleevec
Latest outcomes in real world:
Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
- Is reishi mushrooms save to take with gleevec
(Asked by a 53 year old man who has None However I'm Not Sure This Is Safe To Take Together, and takes Gleevec)
I've read many good things about Reishi Mushrooms. I need to know if there would be any interactions between these mushrooms and taking Gleevec?
- Please ask anyone with chronic myeloid leukemia cml taking gleevec (glivec) who also had a total knee arthroplasty (total knee replacement) if they had problems with the knee after the operation.
(Asked by a 77 year old man who has Knee Replacement - Total, Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia, Arthrofibrosis, and takes Imatinib Mesylate, Gleevec)
After the knee replacement, my knee was enlarged woody and stiff. I have never got back full motion in that knee and have trouble going downstairs etc
- Do nails recover from onycholysis and re-attach
(Asked by a 72 year old woman who has Onycholysis, and takes Gleevec)
Have been on Imatinib (Glivec) almost 3 years. 6 months ago nails became discoloured and partly separated from finger. Separation is still spreading down nail. Could I lose nail(s)? Will nails recover and will new nail growth be attached to fingers?
- I have been treated with gleevec for 10 years for cml and have recently been diagnosed with enthesopathy. is there a correlation between the two?
(Asked by a 54 year old woman who has Enthesopathy In Hip Area, and takes Gleevec, Estradiol, Spironolactone, Pantoprazole, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride)
I recently was diagnosed with Enthesopathy after an exam and xray.I began to experience sever pain in my left hip that was not related to an accident.
- What are the side effects of gleevec
(Asked by a 62 year old woman who has Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML), and takes Gleevec)
Joint pain is umbearable
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Gleevec (imatinib mesylate) is often used to treat chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml). Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Gleevec is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Gleevec alternatives:
Recent related drug studies (Check your drugs):
- A study of side effects of Gleevec for a patient with Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour. The patient has Nausea And Vomiting
Comments: More of a problem with diarrhea than vomiting, but feel nauseous fairly regularly
- A study of side effects of Gleevec for a patient with Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour. The patient has Ringing In The Ears (a ringing in the ears)
Comments: I was just wondering if taking gleevec for 3 years would cause hearing loss (ringing in the ear)
- A study of side effects of Gleevec for a patient with Gi. The patient has Blocked Eustacian Tube, Again Lots Thick Gunge, Chronic Cough And Cold With Lots Of Gunge In Lungs Etc, Onycholysis (detachment of the nail from the nail bed)
Comments: I was prescribed Imatinib for 3 years after GIST was removed, to try prevent recurrence, Over 2 years into course, developed severe cough and cold which have persisted, more or less, to this day. Was hospitalised early this year to get rid of gunge in my lungs and afterwards (March) had a bronchos ...
- A study of side effects of Gleevec for a patient with Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia. The patient has Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Comments: Hot flushes
- A study of side effects of Imatinib Mesylate for a patient with CML. The patient has Swollen Lymph Nodes (swelling of lymph nodes), Bone Pain Or Tenderness
Comments: Swollen lymph nodes were not present when started the treatment
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.