Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breast feeding, or if you have high blood pressure or diabetes. This medicine may raise your blood sugar.
Your doctor will need to check your blood at regular visits while you are using this medicine. Be sure to keep all appointments.
You may be more likely to get infections while using this medicine. Tell your doctor if you have symptoms of an infection, such as fever or chills. Try to stay away from people with colds, flu, or other infections.
Using this medicine may cause you to have a higher risk of getting cancer of the lymph system. Talk to your doctor if you have concerns about this risk.