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Azimune 50 mg Tablet

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Azimune 50 mg Tablet

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MRP
79.8
₹7.98/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Azimune Tablet

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Azimune Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Azimune are Nausea, Fungal infection, Bacterial infection, Viral infection, Decreased white blood cell count, Low blood platelets.

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How to use Azimune 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. Azimune 50 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Azimune Tablet works

Azimune 50 mg Tablet is an immunosuppressant. It reduces the action of body's own defense system (the immune system) and prevents rejection of the transplanted organ. It also blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, swelling, and redness associated with certain joint diseases.

In Depth Information on Azimune Tablet

Expert advice for Azimune Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Azimune 50 mg Tablet to stop the body from rejecting a transplanted organ (e.g. kidney, heart or liver).
  • Azimune 50 mg Tablet also relieves joint pain and inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis.
  • You may have to take additional medications along with Azimune 50 mg Tablet for better relief of symptoms.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Avoid contact with people who have cold, flu or other contagious illness. Notify your doctor if you have any signs of infection such as a fever or sore throat.
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Azimune Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Azimune Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Azimune 50 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Azimune 50 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
It is not known whether Azimune 50 mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Azimune 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Azimune 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Azimune 50 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with serious kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Azimune 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Azimune 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Azimune 50 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease. Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advisable while you are taking this medicine.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Azimune Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Azathioprine

Azimune is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
No. Azimune is an immunosuppressant, used in organ transplantation and rheumatoid arthritis.
Yes, Azimune is recommended in the treatment of certain type of colitis such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Talk to your doctor for any treatment to be given in these conditions.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Azimune with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Azimune with Balsalazide
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