what is the use of azoran 50 mg tablets and side effect? thank you.

Question (Posted on :  12 Jan 2010 )


what is the use of azoran 50 mg tablets and side effect? thank you.

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 13 Jan 2010 )


Hi,AZORAN contains azothioprine.It is used in treating rheumatoid arthritis ,to treat certain auto immune diseases and in prophylaxis of rejection of any organ or tissue transplant.The side effects seen are Fever, chills; bone marrow depression characterised by leucopenia, anaemia;increased appetite,diarrhoea;rash,


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