Review: Imuran and Milk Thistle
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Imuran and Milk Thistle. It is created by eHealthMe based on 5 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 7, 2014: 5 people who reported to have interactions when taking Imuran, Milk Thistle are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Imuran (azathioprine)
- Milk Thistle (milk thistle)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Imuran, Milk Thistle:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased||5|
|Alanine Aminotransferase Increased||5|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||5|
|Drug Effect Decreased||5|
|Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)||5|
|Ear Infection (ear infection)||5|
|Pharyngitis (inflammation of the pharynx, causing a sore throat)||4|
|Infusion Site Pain||4|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Imuran, Milk Thistle:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Vitamin supplementation
- Liver disorder
- Supplementation therapy
- Mineral supplementation
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Potassium chloride
- Prednisone tab
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Imuran (azathioprine) is often used to treat crohn's disease. Milk Thistle (milk thistle) is often used to treat liver function test abnormal. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Imuran is used in:
- Milk thistle is used in:
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- Imuran alternatives:
- Milk thistle alternatives:
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