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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Azathioprine and allopurinol

Premium Questions

Dr.  Pradeep Kumar MD

Hi my daughter (11) was diagnosed in the spring with Crohn's. She is mildly anemic (112 Hb, Hct 0.34 (sept 10, (0.34) and has low ALP and ALT levels. She is taking Azathioprine (25mg one day, 50 mg) (50mg ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pradeep Kumar ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Divya Agarwal MD

Hello - I have been taking 100 mg of allopurinol for a year to manage attacks of the gout . I .... Other kidney is normal and healthy. After a week, I stopped taking the higher dose of Allopurinol ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divya Agarwal ( Rheumatologist)
Dr.   Shafi Ullah Khan MD

Dr. now prescribed Azathioprine-50mg. 2x a day. We are concerned because our research on it ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

My question is regarding alopecia . I have visited my doctor who have recommended me to take Azathioprine 50mg (take one tablet in the morning and one in the evening) and XXXXXXX Oratorio ( Prednisolone 5 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

my partner took 50 mg of azathioprine for 4-5 days then was advised to stop taking them two/three weeks ago.Is this the likely cause of his erectile dysfunction . any advise- he is worried ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

My husband has been taking azothiaprim & allopurinal to treat his active crohn s disease. He has developed painful joints, shortness of breath, fatigue, painful calves, noise in ears, noticable heartbeats/ pulse, and loss... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

I have COP which I contracted November of 2013. I had a relapse this August and went back on Prednisone 60mg. I am now tapering from 20mg to 15mg, 1 mg per week. I am taking Azathiaprine as well at 100mg. My eyesight goes... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. JAYESH RANA MD

my left tear duct is blocked and my Dr. prescribed eye drops Azatyte a few months ago and I had some left over so I used it. I had an immediate burning sensation in the tear duct, and sinuses. It is now very swollen and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. JAYESH RANA ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

Hi my husband is taking Azathioprine for two week. The side affect he got infection. He was taking TEVA-cephalaexin he infection won t go away. Then doctor suggested him another antibiotic. I won t work ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

I have autoimmune disease resulting in microscopic colitis, polymyalgia and stage 2 1/2 liver disease. To treat the liver disease, which drug, azathioprine or mycophenolate, is the most effective and ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Allopurinol is used. Please reply with thanks.

Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

each drug has got different toxicity profile. combined together, there seems to be no additive toxicity or drug interactions. make sure that you eat much and avoid taking them on empty stomach as they can produce...

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

There are medication like Allopurinol to decrease uric acid levels.