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(el a-SPIR-a-ji-nase)

L-asparaginase is a medicine used to treat certain types of cancer.

It is available as an injectable medication that can be given intramuscularly (into the muscle) or intravenously (IV).

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If Your Child Misses a Dose

Possible Side Effects of Medication

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Last Updated: 11/2013