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Imuran (Azathioprine) – Uses, Dosing, Side Effects

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Imuran (Azathioprine) – Uses, Dosing, Side Effects

Immune contains as the operin which is an immunosuppressant it is used to prevent rejection of kidney transplants in treatment of rheumatoid arthritis chronic active hepatitis systemic lupus arrhythmiasis dermatomyositis periarteritis nedosa acquired hemolytic anemia idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura gangrenous pioderma psoriasis crohn’s disease ulcerative

Colitis myasthenia gravis a chronic blistering skin disease reiter’s syndrome autoimmune condition that is caused by an infection in another part of the body radiation dermatitis take immune with food the dose is administered individually for different conditions follow all instructions of your physician do not take more than one dose of immuran at once do not

Stop taking this drug even if you do not feel improvement its effects may develop in several days or weeks if you did not feel improvement to use symptoms after three months of treatment inform your doctor the high risk of a draft rejection may remain even after several years of treatment blood tests for blood cell count should be exercised on a regular basis each

Week during first eight weeks of treatment avoid exposure to sun rays for a long time as this drug is able to increase risk of cancer regular examination of skin should be done patients with system diseases of joint issues should not stop treatment without permission of a doctor not to provoke aggravation of their condition this medication may decrease immunity

Status of unborn baby inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding notify your doctor if you plan to be operated have a fever body aches weakness muscle pain chills sore throat easy bruising or bleeding mouth sores severe nausea vomiting pales tools darkened urine and diarrhea this medicine cannot be administered to the patients with hypersensitivity to

The components of the drug inhibition of hematopoiesis hypoplastic and aplastic anemia leukopenia lymphopenia dramazitopenia hepatic failure in pregnant and breastfeeding women in children adverse reaction to immune mostly concerned blood and gastrointestinal system white blood cell count may decrease causing the increased risk of infection development this effect

Most reverses when the dose is reduced or temporarily discontinued nausea and vomiting caused by inurin mostly disappear when its doses diminished or divided in several intakes in the patients with rheumatoid arthritis liver toxicity may develop other less common side effects include hair loss joint pains fatigue and diarrhea about 200 drugs are known to interact

With immune inform your doctor about all prescribed and over-the-counter medications herbal products and food supplements you take the basic interactions of immuran are described below imuran reduces effects of non-depolarizing muscle relaxants increases new muscular block caused by sex semetonium alabural the medication for gout inhibits as of the opry metabolism

Increases its blood levels and toxicity immune increases the effects of immunosuppressants cytostatics anemia and leukopenia may develop if angiotensin converting enzyme ace inhibitors are used within urine immune reduces blood concentrations and effects of indirect anticoagulants such as warfarin graft rejection may become a result of concomitant use of rifamycin

And inurin when inurin is used with cotrimoxazole a myelotoxic effective as the opry may increase if you missed a dose take it as soon as you remember but not if it is almost time of the next intake by your schedule skip the missed dose if it is almost time of your next dose do not try to compensate a missed dose by taking an extra one if you think you have used

Too much of this medicine seek emergency medical attention right away very large doses of this in urine may cause marrow hypoplasia bleeding infection and death nausea vomiting and diarrhea my leukopenia and mild liver impairments stored room temperature between 59 to 77 f 15 to 25 c away from light and moisture kids and pets do not use after expiration term we

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