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Asparaginase (Erwinia Chrysan)

What is Erwinase used for?

Erwinia asparaginase is used to treat acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). It works by starving tumor cells of needed nutrients and slowing tumor cell growth.


Asparaginase (Erwinia Chrysan)


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Erwinase Frequently Asked Questions

This medication may be given by injection into a muscle as directed by your doctor. The injection is given by a health care professional. Some brands may also be given by injection under the skin or into a vein by a health care professional, usually in a hospital setting. The dosage and treatment schedule are based on your medical condition and response to treatment.

Your doctor may give you other medication(s) to help prevent allergic reactions.

IMPORTANT: HOW TO USE THIS INFORMATION: This is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate for you. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of your health care professional. Always ask your health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.

Erwinase Dosage and Form Information

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