Drug Interactions With Rituximab

Natalizumab
In general, rituximab should not be combined with natalizumab, due to the risk of life-threatening infections as the result of immune system suppression.
 
Pimecrolimus
In general, rituximab should not be combined with pimecrolimus, due to the risk of infections as the result of immune system suppression, lymphoma, and skin cancer.
 
Trastuzumab
Combining rituximab with trastuzumab may increase the risk of low white blood cell counts, increasing the risk of dangerous infections. In some cases, this combination should be avoided.
 

Final Thoughts

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