Review: Gleevec and Vitamin B12
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Gleevec and Vitamin B12. It is created by eHealthMe based on 4 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 5, 2014: 4 people who reported to have interactions when taking Gleevec, Vitamin B12 are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Gleevec (imatinib mesylate)
- Vitamin B12 (cobalamin)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Gleevec, Vitamin B12:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Pneumonitis (inflammation of the walls of the alveoli in the lungs)||3|
|Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)||2|
|Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)||2|
|Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage)||2|
|Blood Urea Increased||2|
|Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)||2|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||2|
|Oxygen Saturation Decreased||2|
|Dyspnoea Exertional (breathlessness or shortness of breath)||2|
|Ultrasound Kidney Abnormal||2|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Gleevec, Vitamin B12:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Chronic myeloid leukaemia
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Enalapril maleate
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Gleevec (imatinib mesylate) is often used to treat chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml). Vitamin B12 (cobalamin) is often used to treat vitamin b12 deficiency. 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:
- Vitamin b12 is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Gleevec alternatives:
- Vitamin b12 alternatives:
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- I have been talking vitamin b12 for the past week. instead of gaining energy it has been making me feel very sleepy and weak. why is this happening.
I am working 2 job right now and I was seeking a natural supplement to help me through the days. A friend suggested vitamin b12. I have tried energy drinks and coffee and those things tend to cause my heart to rase. I thought that it would be best to try a viamin. The first day I noticed that I bec ...
- Ive been taking zanaflex 4 mg for a year and my dr added wellbutrin. i take them both at night then take another 4 mg of zanaflex in the morning and i experience extreme drowsiness and a high feeling?
I HAD A STROKE 3 YEARS AGO AT THE AGE OF 37 THAT WAS DUE TO MALFORMED MIDDLE CEREBRAL ARTERY. I WAS PUT ON CELEXA WHICH WASNT CONTROLLING MY ANGER SO WAS PUT ON PRISTIQ. AFTER ALMOST A YEAR IT WASNT WORKING AS WELL SO DR ADDED WELLBUTRIN. ALL OTHER MEDS REMAINED SAME BUT HAVE HAD AN ISSUE AFTER TAKI ...
- 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.
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
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