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Arava 10mg Tablet

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Sanofi India Ltd

Composition for Arava 10mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Arava 10mg Tablet

Rheumatoid arthritis, Psoriatic arthritis
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Alcohol
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MRP
292.95
₹9.76/Tablet
30 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Arava Tablet

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Uses of Arava Tablet

Arava 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis.
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Arava Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Headache, Dyspepsia, Rash, Diarrhoea, Increased liver enzymes, Respiratory tract infection.

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How to use Arava Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Arava 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Arava Tablet works

Arava 10mg Tablet blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, swelling and redness associated with certain autoimmune diseases. It suppresses the underlying disease process, rather than simply treating the disease.

In Depth Information on Arava Tablet

Expert advice for Arava Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Arava 10mg Tablet to control the symptoms and slow down the progression of rheumatoid arthritis.
  • It will take 6-8 weeks for Arava 10mg Tablet to work. Hence, keep taking the medicine.
  • Get blood tests done every 4 weeks. This is to make sure that Arava 10mg Tablet is not harming your liver or blood counts.
  • Avoid alcohol when taking Arava 10mg Tablet as it could harm your liver.
  • Do not take it during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking Arava 10mg Tablet.
  • Arava 10mg Tablet may increase the risk of infection. Avoid being close to people with cold, flu or other contagious illnesses.
  • Tell your doctor if you experience nausea or diarrhoea.
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Arava Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Arava Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Leflunomide with alcohol may cause liver problems.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Arava 10mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Arava 10mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Arava 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Arava 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Arava 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
UNSAFE
Arava 10mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Arava Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Arava 10mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Arava Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Leflunomide

No, Arava is not an NSAID, blood thinner or chemotherapeutic agent. It is an immunosuppressant anti-rheumatic drug
Q. Can I take Tylenol (acetaminophen), or ibuprofen with leflunomide, or Arava?
You can take Tylenol or ibuprofen with leflunomide or Arava which is brand name of leflunomide
Arava may cause weight or hair loss, bruising, high blood pressure, and nausea (urge to vomit), but it is not known to cause weight gain, fatigue or cancer
Yes, Arava is used in the treatment of psoriasis.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Arava with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Arava with Calcium
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Calcium: Coecoral, Ezorb
Arava with Chromium
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Chromium: Zucrom
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Potassium Chloride: Potcl, Troykcl, Kcl, Potride
Arava with Mercaptopurine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Mercaptopurine: Purinetone, 6-MP, Captomer, Mercapthol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Magnesium Bisglycinate: Cramnil, Nocram, Krampoff
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Potassium Nitrate: Emoform, Sensodent, Dentop-K
Arava with Zinc Oxide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zinc Oxide: Sunheal Pure, Rashcare
Arava with Calcium Chloride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Calcium Chloride: Nelcium
Arava with Zinc Gluconate
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zinc Gluconate: Zincotus
Arava with Zinc Sulfate
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zinc Sulfate: Thiosol Forte
Arava with Cholestyramine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Cholestyramine: Choltran, Clostran
Arava with Glimepiride
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