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Live Vaccines
Live vaccines are immunizations that contain live viruses or bacteria. If you receive a live vaccine while taking Cimzia, it is possible that you might become infected with the virus or bacteria from the vaccine. Also, Cimzia can make live vaccines less effective. You should not receive live vaccinations while taking Cimzia.
 
Natalizumab
Combining natalizumab with Cimzia may increase the risk of serious infections without providing any additional benefit. These medications should not be combined.
 
Rituximab
Combining rituximab with Cimzia may increase the risk of serious infections without providing any additional benefit. These medications should not be combined.
  

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all Cimzia 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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