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Side Effects of PROVENGEJust like any medicine, PROVENGE may cause side effects. However, not everyone who receives the drug will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well.
- Back pain.
Drug InteractionsThis medication may react with several other medicines (see PROVENGE Drug Interactions).
Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderYou should talk with your healthcare provider prior to receiving this medication if you have:
- Heart disease
- Lung disease, such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- A history of a stroke
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see PROVENGE and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see PROVENGE and Breastfeeding).