Azimune 50mg Tablet

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Azimune 50mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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

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Uses of Azimune Tablet

Azimune 50mg Tablet is used in organ transplantation, nephrotic syndrome and rheumatoid arthritis.
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Side effects of Azimune Tablet

Common

Nausea, Fungal infection, Bacterial infection, Viral infection, Decreased white blood cell count, Reduced 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. It is better to take Azimune 50mg Tablet with food.

How Azimune Tablet works

Azimune 50mg tablet suppresses the activity of body's 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

  • Azathioprine can cause birth defects so avoid pregnancy while using it or consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breast feeding. 
  • While taking Azathioprine, your body is more prone  to infections; so be sure to wash your hands often and keep distance from with people who are sick.
  • Avoid excessive exposure to sun and wear a sunscreen, sunglasses and appropriate clothing wile going out in the sun.
  • Do not start or continue azathioprine and consult your doctor:if you are allergic to azathioprine.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Azimune 50mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Azimune 50mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Azimune 50mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Azimune 50mg Tablet alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Azimune 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Azimune 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Azimune 50mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with serious kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Azimune 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Azimune 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Azimune 50mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease. Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advisable while you are taking this medicine.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
MYCORAL 360 MG TABLET, Myphen 500mg Tablet, GeneVac-B Vaccine, R Pril 1.25mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Azimune 50mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for 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.

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