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Cleft 20 mg Tablet

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Cleft 20 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Cleft 20 mg Tablet

Rheumatoid arthritis, Psoriatic arthritis
Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
Pregnancy
MRP
198.57
₹19.86/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Cleft Tablet

Uses of Cleft Tablet

Cleft 20 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis.

Cleft Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Cleft are Nausea, Headache, Dyspepsia, Rash, Diarrhoea, Increased liver enzymes, Respiratory tract infection.

How to use Cleft 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. Cleft 20 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Cleft Tablet works

Cleft 20 mg 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 Cleft Tablet

Expert advice for Cleft Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Cleft 20 mg Tablet to control the symptoms and slow down the progression of rheumatoid arthritis.
  • It will take 6-8 weeks for Cleft 20 mg Tablet to work. Hence, keep taking the medicine.
  • Get blood tests done every 4 weeks. This is to make sure that Cleft 20 mg Tablet is not harming your liver or blood counts.
  • Avoid alcohol when taking Cleft 20 mg Tablet as it could harm your liver.
  • Do not take it during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking Cleft 20 mg Tablet.
  • Cleft 20 mg 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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Cleft Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Cleft Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Leflunomide with alcohol may cause liver problems.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Cleft 20 mg 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
Cleft 20 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
Cleft 20 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Cleft 20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cleft 20 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
UNSAFE
Cleft 20 mg 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 Cleft Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Cleft 20 mg 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.

Patient Concerns

User Submitted Feedback For Cleft 20 mg Tablet

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Frequently asked questions about Cleft Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Leflunomide

Q. Is Cleft an NSAID, immunosuppressant, blood thinner, chemotherapeutic agent?
No, Cleft 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
Q. Does Cleft cause weight or hair loss, bruising, high blood pressure, nausea, cancer, fatigue, or weight gain?
Cleft 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
Q. Does Cleft help psoriasis?
Yes, Cleft is used in the treatment of psoriasis.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Cleft with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Potassium Nitrate: Arident, Dentop-K
Cleft with Zinc Gluconate
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Medicines with composition Zinc Gluconate: Zincotus
Cleft with Zinc
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Medicines with composition Zinc: Adrovit Z
Cleft with Calcium Chloride
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Medicines with composition Calcium Chloride: Nelcium
Cleft with Calcium
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Medicines with composition Calcium: Ical, Pee Cee, Lowphos
Cleft with Zinc Carnosine
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Medicines with composition Zinc Carnosine: Ignicar, Gastrozin
Cleft with Chromium
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Medicines with composition Chromium: Zucrom
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Medicines with composition Calcium Gluconate: Cal G
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Medicines with composition Potassium Chloride: Potplus, K Pot, K-Pot, Alka KCL, Potcl, Troykcl, Kcl, Potride
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Medicines with composition Methylpolysiloxane: M-Tri
Cleft with Cholestyramine
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Medicines with composition Cholestyramine: Choltran, Clostran
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Medicines with composition Magnesium Bisglycinate: Cramnil, Krampoff
Cleft with Mercaptopurine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Mercaptopurine: Purinetone, 6-MP, Captomer, Mercapthol
Cleft with Glimepiride
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