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Leflunomide

Leflunomide Information

Leflunomide Benefits & Uses - Leflunomide Benefits & Uses in English

Leflunomide is used to treat the following -

Leflunomide Dosage & How to Take - Leflunomide Dosage & How to Take in English

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 Leflunomide - Leflunomide Active Ingredients in English

Leflunomide

Leflunomide Side Effects - Leflunomide Side Effects in English

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

  1. मतली या उलटी
  2. सिरदर्द Mild (और पढ़ें - सिर दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  3. अपच
  4. लाल चकत्ते
  5. लिवर एंजाइमों में वृद्धि
  6. जोड़ों का दर्द
  7. चक्कर आना Mild (और पढ़ें - चक्कर आने पर करें ये घरेलू उपाय)
  8. छाती में दर्द Moderate (और पढ़ें - छाती में दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  9. खांसी Mild (और पढ़ें - खांसी के लिए घरेलू उपाय)
  10. पेट दर्द Mild (और पढ़ें - पेट दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  11. गले में खराश
  12. उच्च रक्तचाप
  13. स्टोमाटाईटिस (मुंह की सूजन)
  14. दस्त
  15. संक्रमण
  16. दुर्बलता

Leflunomide Related Warnings - Leflunomide Related Warnings in English

Is the use of Leflunomide safe for pregnant women?

Leflunomide has many dangerous side effects on pregnant women, so do not consume it without medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Leflunomide safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Leflunomide. It should not be taken only under medical supervision.

Severe

What is the effect of Leflunomide on the Kidneys?

Leflunomide can have moderate side effects on the kidney. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Leflunomide on the Liver?

There may be an adverse effect on liver after taking Leflunomide. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Leflunomide on the Heart?

There may be an adverse effect on heart after taking Leflunomide. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Leflunomide with Other Drugs - Severe Interaction of Leflunomide with Other Drugs in English

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

Leflunomide Contraindications - Leflunomide Contraindications in English

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

Frequently asked Questions about Leflunomide - Frequently asked Questions about Leflunomide in English

Is this Leflunomide habit forming or addictive?

No, Leflunomide is not habit forming.

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

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Leflunomide since it will not make you feel sleepy.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but you should take Leflunomide only as per your doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Leflunomide is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

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Leflunomide Interactions with Food and Alcohol - Leflunomide Interactions with Food and Alcohol in English

Interaction between Food and Leflunomide

Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Leflunomide and food will interact.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Leflunomide

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Leflunomide with alcohol will be.

Unknown
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Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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