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Azoran 50 MG Tablet

Manufacturer: Rpg Life Sciences Ltd
Medicine composition: Azathioprine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: August 19, 2019

Azoran tablet acts as an immunosuppressant drug which is used to treat ulcerative colitis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease. This medication is also an anti-metabolite which works by lowering the body's immune system against the transplanted kidney. Close monitoring of blood cell count is necessary while taking this medication.

Do not use this medication if you are allergic to any ingredient in this medication or if you have used alkylating agents in the past, or you are currently taking febuxostat or mercaptopurine. Inform your doctor if you have the following medical conditions to make sure this medicine will be safe for you :

  • Kidney or liver disorders
  • Bowel problems
  • A history of frequent, recurrent, or prolonged infection
  • Scheduled to receive a vaccination or immunisation shortly.
  • History of cancer, anaemia, bone marrow problems, unusual bruising or bleeding, or low white blood cell or platelet levels.
  • any enzyme deficiencies or recent blood transfusions.

This medication helps in treating the following problems in the human body:

A patient can suffer from the following side effects:

  • Fever With Chills

  • Sore Throat

  • Abdominal Pain

  • Loss Of Appetite

  • Muscle And Joint Pain

  • Nausea Or Vomiting

  • Hair Loss Or Thinning Of The Hair

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The duration of action of this medicine is not clinically established.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The effect of this medicine can be observed in 1 to 2 hours.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding women.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Azoran 50 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

This medication is an immunosuppressant drug. It works by lowering the production and expansion of T and B lymphocytes in the white blood cells which defends your body against foreign particles and infections.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    Lab

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Food

    Food

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    This medication interacts with Warfarin, Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors and Live attenuated vaccines and related products.
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