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This resource has been developed to provide you with important information about Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) as well as Oncaspar® as a treatment option.

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Indication

Oncaspar® (pegaspargase) is indicated as a component of a multi-agent chemotherapeutic regimen for the first line treatment of patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and for the treatment of patients with ALL and hypersensitivity to native forms of L-asparaginase.

Important Safety Information

Oncaspar® is contraindicated in patients with a history of serious allergic reactions to Oncaspar®, and in patients with a history of serious thrombosis, pancreatitis, or serious hemorrhagic events with prior L-asparaginase therapy.

Oncaspar® should be discontinued in the case of anaphylaxis or serious allergic reactions, thrombosis, or pancreatitis. Glucose intolerance, in some cases irreversible, can occur. Coagulopathy can occur. Perform appropriate monitoring.

The most common adverse reactions with Oncaspar® (≥2%) are allergic reactions (including anaphylaxis), central nervous system (CNS) thrombosis, coagulopathy, elevated transaminases, hyperbilirubinemia, hyperglycemia, and pancreatitis. Please click here to review full Product Information.