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  1. pyroderma gangrenosa
    ... corticosteroids, cyclosporine, mycophenolate mofetil, azathioprine , dapsone, tacrolimus, cyclophosphamide, chlorambucil...

Allergies board

  1. Macrolide / Mycin Allery
    ... nosuppression medications were changed from Cyclosporin and Azathioprine to Sirolimus and Tacrolimus. I have not been feeling...

  2. severe chronic urticaria
    ... Coumidin )....cyclosporin.......Methotrexate....... Azathioprine .......Desloratidine..gold....Vitamin C......attenuated...

  3. Chronic Hives(urticaria) Dermatographisim etc...
    ... excessive, the use of steroid-sparing agents, such as azathioprine (Imuran) and cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan, Neosar), may...

Skin Problems board

  1. Lychen Planus
    ... after, just to be safe. Another medication I tried was Azathioprine , but I had a reaction to it. Good luck....

Arthritis board

  1. Seems all the anti inflamatories are
    ... methotrexate (Rheumatrex), sulfasalazine, cyclosporine, azathioprine (Imuran) and cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan). All of these...

Myositis board

  1. Prednisone
    ... including depression and palpitations . Have tried azathioprine as well but suffered infections on it - currently...
    ... including depression and palpitations . Have tried azathioprine as well but suffered infections on it - currently...
    ... on prednisolone twice this year and have also tried azathioprine too . Have had various side effects with both treatments...

  2. feeling alone with DM
    ... slightly different. Have been on prednisolone twice and azathioprine once. Have also tried plaquenil .Have had various...

  3. Just diagnosed
    ... started having muscle problems - waiting to go on azathioprine for the second time . See my specialist every 4 weeks...
    ... this post. My cocktail that worked was/is 150mg. of azathioprine (Imuran) and 3 shots of ENBREL (25mgs.ea.) a week...

  4. The results of tests are all negative
    ... paracetamol , I suffered from throat infections when I took azathioprine and I had various side effects from the prednisolone...

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) board

  1. Why one man was happy to be misdiagnosed
    ... prednisone is not effective, immunosuppressants such as azathioprine and methotrexate may be prescribed. Intravenous immunoglobu...

Brain & Nervous System Disorders board

  1. whats causing this?
    ... to help to keep your symptoms down. I take Imuran ( Azathioprine ), 50 mg/day and it allows me to function. I also...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. Devics or MS
    ... and Devics which is a combination of prednisone and azathioprine . From my understanding azathioprine was how MS was...

  2. Recent MRI
    ... went on Tysabri. I have taken ACTH (pre CRAB days) Azathioprine (pre CRAB days), Betaseron, Avonex, Copaxone, Novantrone...

  3. Any Side Effects from medicine for MS?
    ... achiness the day after injection. I have also taken azathioprine , novantrone and celcept with no problems. Currently...

  4. Tysabri Talk (Including Infusion Updates)
    ... severely compromised immune system due to being on Azathioprine for 6 years. Of these 3 patients - 2 died, and [COLOR...
    ... s disease that developed PML and died. He was on Azathioprine (Imuran) for 6 years which left him with a severely...

  5. rituximab for ms???
    ... lot of research on Rituxan (rituximab) and Imuran ( azathioprine ). They are both chemo drugs that seem to be promising...

  6. Treatment for relapses
    ... improvement at all, only more problems from them. I was on Azathioprine (I think it's one of the chemos) instead of steroids...
    ... improvement at all, only more problems from them. I was on Azathioprine (I think it's one of the chemos) instead of steroids...

Neuropathy board

  1. CIDP - new member
    ... Have they tried immunosuppressive drugs, like Azathioprine , Cyclo-phosphamide, Cyclosporin ? I think Azathioprine...

Bowel Disorders board

  1. fistula????
    ... persistent you may be given other medication such as Azathioprine , but this is only really effective once it has settled...

  2. Potential help for Bowel Disease sufferers
    ... SInce then I've tried everything to no avail except azathioprine which sadly gave me bad constant headaches. Steroids...

  3. question for Quincy
    ... frequently relapses, then you can add in either imuran ( azathioprine ) or methotrexate to be taken even while in remission...
    ... drugs that have evidence to actually work are MTX and azathioprine . Now I know that you probably have lots of friends...
    ... maintenance agent. The evidence lies in Methotrexate and Azathioprine (Imuran) as maintenance agents. When I say "evidence...

  4. Is there a Prednisone alternative?
    ... to taking Prednisone? If taking Colazal and Imuran ( Azathioprine ) don't work well anymore, would increasing their doses...

Crohn's Disease / Ulcerative Colitis board

  1. Crohns Disease - My story...
    ... finally sent home with new script for prednisone 60mg, Azathioprine 25mg (low dose due to infavorable blood screening ... they will take you much quicker! GI believes the Azathioprine is too low of a dose but is hesitant to raise it due...

  2. Ulcerative Colitis - advice needed!
    ... things have improved dramatically. I was prescribed Azathioprine , Omeprazole, and I continued my course of Predisoline ... months I had finished the course. At this time the Azathioprine had been in my system long enough to take effect, ... stage is, will the specialist up my dosage of the Azathioprine ? Is it the case that my body has now become immune...

  3. HELP - Severe Ulcerative Colitis flare up
    ... Has the doctor tried him on AZATHIOPRINE ??? I was on this for ym flare of crohn's and it...
    ... you almost always will have problems from taking it. AZATHIOPRINE is much better then having to take prendisone. Also ... is the best bet. I really feel he should start the AZATHIOPRINE . I have been on it for years and not any problems...
    ... to Sharon we were to trying to avoid going onto the Azathioprine , because of the horrid side effects that were listed ... would be our last resort. He has now been taking Azathioprine for three days now, but still has to carry on with ... supervision with the hospital. We have been told that Azathioprine can take anything upto 12 weeks to work, which is...
    ... Yes the Azathioprine does take up to 3months to really start working .Thats ... The prendisone will help with the flair untill the Azathioprine kicks in...
    ... when I left, in addition I was put on a course of Azathioprine . I was also concerned of the potential side effects ... the Prendisone. I am also pleased to say that the Azathioprine has done a good job at keeping the UC at bay. The...

  4. Remicaid and Crohns
    ... Hospital of the Kings Daughter) wanted us to lower her Azathioprine dosage to allow for the fistula site to heal quicker...

  5. Crohn's and azathioprine
    ... as possible. I hope someone has some info on the azathioprine for you. There seems to be a few more people lurking...
    ... .. I just wanted to add my two cents worth on the azathioprine ... for what its worth :) I have had a quiet morning ... am going to say - but I will share anyway :D Azathioprine is an Immunosupressive... therefore comprises your ... take up to six months, or more, to see results from azathioprine . Side effects include reduced appetite and nausea...
    ... feel is best for you. If you are managing without the azathioprine - maybe the risks will be just not worth it... but...
    ... nice :) Hoping someone still has some info on the azathioprine ... Have you made any further decision?) Angela...
    ... hepatitis group and there is alot of info about the azathioprine . There are quite a few there who take it. ...

Digestive Disorders board

  1. Viagra and Pancreatitis, any connection (side effects
    ... definitely associated with acute pancreatitis include azathioprine , sulfonamides, sulindac, tetracycline, valproic acid...
    ... definitely associated with acute pancreatitis include azathioprine , sulfonamides, sulindac, tetracycline, valproic acid...

  2. Any ideas please???
    ... have lupus/pleurisy type illness brought on by the azathioprine medication for my crohn's. so i have come off them...

  3. Where to go from here!!!
    ... the pentasa and steroids but he has now put me on azathioprine . Which im not happy about, but this is my only chance ... are keeping a close eye on me with me being on the azathioprine , having regular blood tests done. Got to go for a...
    ... Hi Sharon Day by Day... Hopefully the azathioprine will do the trick. Did he say how long he was going ... they will be able to detect any damages caused by the azathioprine ? From what I have read, with regular screening you...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. Doctor Called Me: Macrocytosis
    ... leukaemia Drugs that affect DNA synthesis such as azathioprine Presentation Macrocytosis per se, does not cause...

  2. Question about tests
    ... Corticosteroids and other drugs such as cyclosporine and azathioprine help patients with MG by suppressing the activity...

Anemia board

  1. Auto Immune hymolyptic aneamia (AIHA)
    ... and the doctor has put me on a new medicine called Azathioprine 100 mg as she wants me off the prednisolone. Has...
    ... on my blood count and still on both Pred and this azathioprine (Imuran). My Doctor says that it can take upto 2...
    ... steroids stopped working. I've tried Cyclosporin, Azathioprine , and had twelve Rituxan infusions, none of which worked...

  2. AIHA question
    ... quite reasonably. I have been able to come off the azathioprine and most of the cyclosporine for now and only taking...

  3. Here we go again!
    ... for another 5 to 7 months. The other drugs (like azathioprine , etc) have very unpleasant side effects. Personally...

Blood and Blood Vessel board

  1. autoimmune haemolytic anaemia
    ... off it because of the side effects. They put me on Azathioprine 2 months ago, the problem is that it can take up to ... my blood count drops to below 9. I think that the Azathioprine is starting to kick in, but I will let you know more...
    ... Millym, I have had great success with the Azathioprine , no side effects and my blood count is now back up...
    ... crossed things will be ok! He did however mention azathioprine , which i recalled is what woodmere mentioned. ... Question for woodmere... had you had rituximab prior to azathioprine ?...
    ... the reason my back hurts. I also take 150mg of azathioprine , but that has never given me any trouble except the...

Lupus board

  1. Link between Drugs and dreams?
    ... Fluoxetine Capsules Alendronic Acid Tablets Azathioprine Tablets Pariet (Rabeprazole Sodium) Propranolol...
    ... cause the dreams. I do take Alendronic (Fosamax), Azathioprine or Imuran is a drug that my rheumy is testing me for...

  2. My dog has been diagnosed with Lupus!
    ... level. Last week, the vet started her on 50mg of Azathioprine in addition to the Prednisone. The plan is to get ... the Azathioprine working and then to taper her off the Prednisone....

  3. newly diagnose
    ... I have never take azatioprina, here it is called azathioprine . I looked it up online and in a nursing drug book...

  4. Need your input: Cellcept vs. Remicade?
    ... Hi - Have any of you taken either Cellcept or Azathioprine ? These are the 2 drugs my dotor is considering putting...

  5. Cellcept, Cyclophosphamide, Thalidomide
    ... the cellcept Infidel. It's unfortunate that Imuran ( Azathioprine ), Methotrexate, Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan), Cellcept ... any one person the same. I had problems with the Azathioprine (Imuran) but was OK with the Cyclo and Metho. My...

  6. elevated protein in urine
    ... risk of infertility. I told her I would take either azathioprine (does not affect fertility) or a high, but short,...

Hepatitis board

  1. autoimmune hepatitus anyone?
    ... put on 40 mg Prednisone. Now I am on Ursodiol and azathioprine . My liver counts from my blood tests go up and down...

Kidney Disorders board

  1. do i have kidney trouble? still not getting answers
    ... bowel enema which showed narrowing. I was on steriods, azathioprine and asacol but none worked, my blood results were...

Liver & Pancreas Disorders board

  1. Liver Enzymes Elevated Mystery
    ... liver biopsy. It should be mentioned that I was on Azathioprine (also 6MP - which has been known to mess with your...

  2. Anyone with Auto Immune Hepititus Have these Problems?
    ... about ten years ago when I was ten and have been on azathioprine and Ursodiol now for a few years. Does anyone with...

  3. autoimmune hep...
    ... I was ten. I was on 40mg of Pred. but now I am on azathioprine and ursodiol. I was just wondering if anyone else...