How effective is Imuran for Lupus (Systemic lupus erythematosus)?
Summary: 27 Imuran users have rated its effectiveness for Lupus.
Overall ratings: 3.0/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
This is a review of how effective Imuran (azathioprine) is for Lupus and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Imuran
Imuran has active ingredients of azathioprine. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from 9,814 Imuran users)
Lupus (any of various ulcerous skin diseases) can be treated by Plaquenil, Prednisone, Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate, Cellcept, Imuran, Methotrexate Sodium. (latest reports from 13,108 Lupus patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 27 people are studied for taking Imuran in Lupus
Imuran effectiveness for Lupus (number of people):
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Who find Imuran more effective for Lupus?
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- I have crohn's disease, avn, had 5 hip replacements. does entocort. affect my avn?
I've been on Imuran for my Crohns Disease for over 20.years, I have AVN in both hips (5 hip replacements) I had the Depuy Metal on Metal Pinnacle Cup components. Got Melatosis and had revisions done on both hips, replaced with ceramic femoral heads and plastic lining in the cup. My left hip disloca ...
- Crohns disease and deranged lfts diferential diagnosis
Patient with Crohns disease and deranged LFTs first was on Imuran then withdrawn due to unexplained elevated LFTs.nOW On Ramicid still elevated LFTs (high bilirubin (indirect) and ALT .
- Is there a support group in the us for people with insulinomas? (1 answer)
SUPPORT GROUP IN UNITED STATES!!!
Hi, the only support group that I've been able to find for people with insulinomas is located in the UK... just wondering if there is one in the US. I had pancreatic surgery to remove my first insulinoma in 2012, we're thinking there's another beca ...
- Can a patient that takes prograf and imuran can also take black cohosh suplements ? (1 answer)
I am a kidney transplant patient, I had my transplant 4 years ago and because of my previous kidney function, now I have early menopause symptoms like, severe vaginal dryness, night sweats, low libido and so on... So i would like to know if i can take some of these herbs to help me out. Black Cohosh ...
- What causes it? and why is it so painful? (1 answer)
I can lift my arm out in front of me but not out to the side!! The diclofenac doesn't seem to help. Any suggestions? Has anyone been on benlysta?
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I have lupus, I can't sleep, I have sjogren dry eyes, mouth, I have osteoarthritis everywhere, I have hypo thyriod so I take synthriod, I had a pulmonary embolism on my lungs so I take coumadin, I take other pills for the lupus like Imuran, Prednisone, and I just turned 54, I been diagnose with lupus snice 1990 I found out while pregnant with my third child. Is there anything I can do to stop biting my tongue, lip, jaw as much or all together. Please help Chiquita Moorehead
fairylights on Feb, 2, 2013:
I have very similar health problems to you, Sjogrens, Fibromyalgia, Osteo Arthritis, HBP, Previous Stroke(10yrs ago)...and i'm only 56...I suffer dreadfully with mouth swelling and pain, tmj etc and have been told i grind my teeth at night. I have been given a mouth/bite guard (same as retainer) for my bottom teeth and it works brilliantly :-). Ask your dentist to do one for you or see a maxillo facial consultant (i am in UK)..good luck and hope you find some relief soon.
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