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Azathioprine - Can it be used for mild proctitis?

Posted 24 Jan 2018 by MarkTh 0 answers

I have an unrelenting mild proctitis caused by UC. This is not helped by asacol but colifoam allows me to leave the house. Is it better to keep using the steroid if it works rather than go on azathioprine? Any experienced advice appreciated.

Azathioprine - can this drug cause chest pain?

Posted 3 Nov 2017 by noellur 0 answers

After a flare up due to crohns disease in Jan 2017, I have been on Azathioprine for about 3-4?

Posted 3 Sep 2017 by dancamell 1 answer

... months, recently weaned off the prednisone about 1 month ago. Since then I have been having a lot of hot flashes and chills quite bad at night, my hair is falling out a lot in the last 2 weeks and I have some joint pain. My doctor has told me it is my choice as to whether I stop taking the ...

Autoimmune Hepatitis - Methotrexate and Imuran Questions?

Posted 28 Apr 2017 by aswindall 0 answers

I've had autoimmune Hepattis for over 10 years now and have been on Azathioprine for 5. Usually I am admitted for a week and the flare up goes away. Since May of last year (2016) I've had a really bad flare up that won't go away. My azathioprine has been increased from 50mg to 175mg ...

Should I put my 14 year old son on remicade?

Posted 14 Dec 2015 by Pam Brown123 1 answer

I have a 14 year old son with crohns. For almost 2 years. He has been ok on azathioprine, but about 6 weeks ago started to lose weight again and started not to eat much. Regular doc appointment at hospital showed his bloods weren't great. Turns out he is in a flare up! Had a liver biopsy last ...

Hi I am taking Azathioprine for Crohn's disease. This drug doing more harm than good?

Posted 20 Mar 2016 by menatereso 0 answers

Any alternatives? I going to stop taking them... what's the consequences!!! had enough

Azathioprine - chest pain is normal if iam taking 75mg azoran per day?

Posted 29 Mar 2016 by shameer t ibrahim 0 answers

Iam a crohns patient. Iam taking azoran 75 mg per day from last 10 months. Now i start having chest pain and some very small quantity of blood coming with is normal or i want to see doctor immediately?

Started Humira and azathioprine one month ago for newly diagnosed Crohn's. Inflammatory markers in?

Posted 30 Jul 2015 by Fiona777 1 answer

... blood tests are increasing. Does that mean drugs aren't working?

Human Papillomavirus Vaccine - I am 42 years old. I just had my first shot of cervarix today. I am?

Posted 2 Aug 2015 by Azathioprine 0 answers

... reading thru the literature of this vaccine and found out that the right age to receive it is from ages 9 to 25? And I am taking azathioprine drug for my ulcerative colitis. What will happen to me? What should I do at this time?

Can I stop azathioprine for operation on knee?

Posted 8 Apr 2015 by slido 1 answer

I am to have knee replacement and surgeon wants me of medication , will I have reaction. Have been on azathioprine for more than 10 years following colon resection after Crohns decease

Erectile dysfunction and myesthenia gravis?

Posted 5 Aug 2013 by NEERU 2 answers

I am 60 yrs old male and am taking medicine for 'myesthenia gravis'. I am on basically 3 drugs 1) pyridostigmine - 4 tablets 2)azathioprine - 3 tablets and 3) prednislone 25 mg per day. I have no erection. Can I take viagra or cialis for sexual satisfaction. Anyone please let me know.

Have low red blood cell count and anaemia due to azathioprine. consultant has reduced dose to 100mg?

Posted 6 Jan 2014 by corsa 1 answer

... from 150mg. Feel tired and very achy. Is this due to low red blood cells??? Prescribed for PHEMIGOID

Can Azathioprine 50mg suppress toxins in the body? Like I was on a certain drug before this and now?

Posted 24 Aug 2013 by mksunshine 1 answer

... not, and the drug that I was on shows up in my urine well after stop usage. I use Azathioprine 50mg for liver complications and when I see my doctor I get tested for drugs in my system and I don't understand why the other drugs that I don't take anymore still show up in the urine ...

Medication - Immunosuppression and the proliferation of skin cancers. Does anyone have suggestions?

Posted 27 Feb 2013 by Mariasimms 4 answers

... for improving skin condition when faced with the proliferation of skin cancers (BCCs & SCCs) while taking an immuno-suppressant like Myfortic or Azathioprine? Any thoughts on the use of Vitamin B3 for the skin (is it safe for Autoimmune Hepatitis suffers – does it counteract ...

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