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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

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Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
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Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

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Dr. Suresh Heijebu

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Dr. Vaishalee Punj

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Dr.Raju

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Imuran and surgery

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Dr. Charles S Narasi MD

the low grade/chronic maladies. I have never had surgery for this. Thirty years ago after a serious bout I ... or destroyed. I pulled thru with No Surgery. After a routine colonscopy last year I was told the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Charles S Narasi ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

hello I have had ulcerative colitis since i was 14 I am 23 now i have been on imuran remicade cortisone asacol tablets and asacol enemas the imuran cortisone and remicade had no effect on me I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr.  Baranidharan Kuselan MD

Could Imuran, taken for eighteen years as a suppressant after Autoimmune Hepatitis cause kidney disease? ... View answer

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Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

I was taking Imuran . After a few days I started doing Black stools and it occurred several times a day. Checking side effects I was told to stop taking Imuran and tell my Dr. He tried to tie it to some ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.   Shafi Ullah Khan MD

Hi. If I lose a considerable amount of weight, should my amount of Imuran (for non-specific vasculitis ) then be re-adjusted, particularly if I am having mouth sores and fatigue? (I've lost thirty ... View answer

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

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Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

to be grown together, and had the surgery to correct it when I was 2 1/2 years old) and have had 6 ESWLs since ... or Imuran. My latest scope did show that I have an ulcer, and nothing gives me any relief.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Nazma.amman MD

I have RA. My Dr ordered a viatra test & the no came back 20. I did not do well on methotrexate so he started me on Imuran. I quit that as well. I was getting migraine aura & other terrible side ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nazma.amman ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

intestine and clone. He currently take endocort. Dr. Put him on Imuran while wean endocort. I am very ... to taking imuran? Any other options ? How long he has to take this drug, forever? Heartbroken mom. ... View answer

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

What are the alternatives to imuran? I have ulcerative colitis and am currently on orednisolone and mezavant but my doe us list want me to go onto imuran soon. I am concerned due to the side effects ... View answer

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

On imuran 50mg daily and prednisone at present 25mg, 5mg per week taper for autoimmune hepatitis ... or vomiting, have some dizziness after taking the medication imuran. Have kept up on my lab, CBC. Should I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Arun MD

no stroke is not the side effect. but it may occur due to advance malignancy. do not forget to thank you to me.

Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

Hello, Thanks for the query to H.C.M. FORUM. If possible upload the photos of these sores over this site, so that diagnosis could be made. Dr. HET

Dr. Ganesh MD

good diet habits ( avoid junk and spicy food, more of fruits and salads) will help along with the medication what you are taking, good luck.