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When certain drugs are used in combination with argatroban, interactions could occur. In particular, products that have anticoagulant, antiplatelet, or thrombolytic effects may increase the risk of bleeding with argatroban. To minimize possible complications, make sure your healthcare provider is aware of any other products you are taking (including vitamins and herbal supplements) before starting argatroban treatment.

An Overview of Interactions With Argatroban

Argatroban may react with a number of other medications. Some of the drugs that can lead to interactions with argatroban include other medications that increase the risk of bleeding. Some of these medicines include but are not limited to:
    • Alteplase (Activase®)
    • Reteplase (Retavase®)
    • Streptokinase (Streptase®)
    • Tenecteplase (TNKase®)
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