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|US Brand Name||Imuran|
Description of the drug
Azathioprine is the main active ingredient present in Imuran– 50 mg. Azathioprine is an immunosuppressive antimetabolite, which is used to suppress the immune system. It is used to treat patients who have undergone kidney transplantation and for diseases in which modifying the activity of the immune system is important.
Indications and Usage
This medicine is used in the treatment of certain types of kidney stones and gout. It is also used to decrease levels of uric acid in people who are taking cancer treatment.
Dosage and Administration
The dose will be decided according to the patient condition therefore it is advised to take this medicament as per your doctor’s direction.
-Method of Administration:
Imuran is available in the form of a Tablet to be taken orally by mouth with an ample amount of water it is advised to take this medicine as prescribed by the doctor.
Do not take double dose at one time.If you miss one or more doses; take the next dose on time.
The overdose of any drug either purposely or accidently can cause you harmful effects. Sometimes overdose of a medicine may be poisonous too. In case of an overdose, you should contact your doctor right away.
Forms and Strengths
The drug Azathioprineis available on our website in the following strength under the brand name of:
- Imuran– 50 mg Tablet
- Azathioprine should not be used in patients who are allergic to the active ingredient or other component present in this formulation.
- This drug should not be given to a pregnant woman.
- Breastfeeding mother, must not take this drug because it may harm the unborn child as it has a tendency to pass through the breast milk.
- Do not take this medicine if you are suffering from rheumatoid arthritis.
Warnings and precaution
- Remember that Azathioprine cannot be consumed by patients who are allergic to the medicine and its ingredients. Before buying Imuran-50mg Tablets online, it is necessary to do a thorough research on its ingredients.
- Diabetic patients are advised to use this medicament only after your doctor’s consultation.
- Patients who are having a certain bowel disorders, then you should take the consultation of your doctor before taking this medicine.
- Patients receiving any chemotherapy, should consult your doctor before taking this medicament.
- Patients who are having a history of of a cancer, then before taking this medicament let your doctor know.
- Patients who recently had a congestive heart failure, should consult their doctor before taking this medicament.
- Patients having a certain enzyme disorder, should avoid taking this medicament or discuss this problem with their doctor before starting the course of medicine.
- Patients who have or had a chickenpox or shingles should inform their doctor and then start this medicament
- Patients should avoid consuming alcohol while taking this medicine.
- This drug may be more sensitive to the older aged people, therefore use with caution in older adults.
Tell your doctor if you have any side effects that bothers you or does not go away.
- Feeling unwell
- Unexpected bruising
- Loss of hair
- Eye irritation
- Redness of a skin
- Throat infection
- Unusual weakness
These are the drugs that can alter the pharmacological effect of Azathioprine:
Inform your doctor about your past medical history details and get the full list of drugs that may increase the possibility of drug interactions or interfere with the effectiveness of Azathioprine.
Imurancomprises of an activepharmaceutical ingredient called Azathioprine.This drug is in a class of medications called immunosuppressants. It works by decreasing the activity of the body's immune system so it will not attack the transplanted organ or the joints.
Azathioprine tablet should be stored in a safe place that is away from moisture, heat, and away from direct sunlight. Do not freeze this medicine. Keep it out of the reach of children and pets. Do not keep the Tabletopened
Imuran– 50 is manufactured by GalaxoSmithKline, India. It is a well known Indian pharmaceutical company. You can easily buy Imuran– 50 mg online from our website and have it delivered at your doorstep.