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Drug Interactions With Anakinra

Live Vaccines
Live vaccines are immunizations that contain live viruses or bacteria. If you receive a live vaccine while taking this drug, you might become infected with the virus or bacteria from the vaccine. Also, anakinra can make live vaccines less effective. You should not receive live vaccinations while taking this medication.
TNF Inhibitors
Taking anakinra with TNF inhibitors can increase your risk of getting an infection. Also, studies suggest that using anakinra in combination with TNF inhibitors does not provide any additional benefit for treating rheumatoid arthritis. In general, these medications should not be taken together.

Final Thoughts on Anakinra Drug Interactions

It is possible that not all drug interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific drug interactions with anakinra that may apply to you.
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