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Azathioprine Price and Pack Size

Azathioprine Information

Azathioprine Benefits & Uses

Azathioprine is used to treat the following -

Azathioprine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Azathioprine


Azathioprine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Azathioprine is used -

  1. Neck and Throat Pain
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Infection
  4. Chest Pain translation missing: en.common
  5. Bloody Urine
  6. Cough translation missing: en.common
  7. Throat Irritation
  8. Loss of appetite
  9. Fever Severe
  10. Abdominal Pain Severe
  11. Joint pain
  12. Muscle Ache Severe

Azathioprine Related Warnings

Is the use of Azathioprine safe for pregnant women?

Azathioprine shows severe effect on pregnant women. For this reason, take it after medical advice only. Taking it with your desire can be harmful.


Is the use of Azathioprine safe during breastfeeding?

Azathioprine should not be taken without first taking your doctor's advice, as it may severe side effects for breastfeeding women.


What is the effect of Azathioprine on the Kidneys?

Kidney can be affected by Azathioprine. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.


What is the effect of Azathioprine on the Liver?

Azathioprine may have severe effects on your liver, so do not take it without first consulting your doctor.


What is the effect of Azathioprine on the Heart?

There may be severe side effects of Azathioprine on your heart. Do not take it unless a doctor says so.


Severe Interaction of Azathioprine with Other Drugs

Azathioprine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Azathioprine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Azathioprine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Allergy
  2. Aplastic Anemia
  3. Infections
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Drug Allergy

Frequently asked Questions about Azathioprine

Is this Azathioprine habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Azathioprine has not been reported.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Azathioprine since it does not cause drowsiness.


Is it safe?

Yes, but take Azathioprine only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Azathioprine is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

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Azathioprine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Azathioprine

information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Azathioprine, due to a lack of research on this.


Interaction between Alcohol and Azathioprine

Taking Azathioprine with alcohol can have severe harmful effects on your health.


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