Gleevec Pregnancy

(Imatinib)

  • Pill
  • Acute lymphoid leukemia
  • Philadelphia chromosome-positive
  • Newly diagnosed
  • In combination with chemotherapy. Acute lymphoid leukemia
  • Relapsed/Refractory
  • Philadelphia chromosome-positive. Chronic eosinophilic leukemia. Chronic myeloid leukemia
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Is Gleevec (Imatinib) safe during pregnancy or nursing?

The FDA category for this medication is D. It is advised that you: Weigh risks vs. benefits
Pregnancy

Gleevec (Imatinib) pregnancy info from our pharmacists

  • Upsides
  • No info available
  • Downsides
  • No info available
  • Tips
  • No info available
  • Risks
  • No info available
Source: FDA package insert