User Reviews for Azathioprine
Also known as: Azasan, Imuran
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Reviews for Azathioprine to treat Rheumatoid Arthritis
Imuran (azathioprine): "I was on a steroid previously however due to the fact that I was constantly getting bacterial & viral infections and putting on a lot of weight, the doctor took me off the steroid and prescribed Imuran. So far it is working out better than the steroid."
Anonymous (taken for 1 to 2 years) November 7, 2012
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"Doctor put me on azathioprine because I got sick from taking methotrexate for my rheumatoid arthritis. Good news is it didn't make me sick and I had no noticeable side effects / Bad news is it didn't make pain/stiffness any better than taking nothing at all. Now going to try injectable methotrexate to see if that will work without the nausea/stomach side effects?"
Anonymous (taken for 1 to 6 months) October 19, 2012
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Learn more about Rheumatoid Arthritis
Micromedex® Care Notes:
- Juvenile Arthritis
- Juvenile Arthritis, Ambulatory Care
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis, Ambulatory Care
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- Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
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- Synovial biopsy
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