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Azathioprine vs. Entocort for Crohn's Disease

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Azathioprine

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/ 15,780 posts
Other Names: Imuran   Azasan

Entocort

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/ 21,463 posts
Other Names: Budesonide   Entocort EC
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 15,780 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 21,463 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Azathioprine is a purine analogue immunosuppressive drug. It is used to prevent organ rejection following organ transplantation and to treat a vast array of autoimmune diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis, pemphigus, inflammatory bowel disease (such... Read more on Wikipedia
Budesonide is a glucocorticoid steroid for the treatment of asthma and non-infectious rhinitis (including hay fever and other allergies), and for treatment and prevention of nasal polyposis. In addition, it is used for Crohn's disease (inflammatory bowel... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Azathioprine vs. Entocort

388 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
on Entocort for nearly two years. I too have a Bi-polar dx....
...Entocort for nearly two years. I too have a Bi-polar dx. Had no problems with the drug, and no problems associated with the withdrawal of Entocort. My bi-polar ...I was moved on to Azathioprine ...
the entocort. I haven't noticed any side effects with this...
...take budesonide (same drug as entocort) because I couldn't tolerate pred ...control so I've now started azathioprine too. I still take the entocort. I haven't noticed any side effects with this ...
6 MP, and starting entocort, (all failures) I am finally...
...17, and now being diagnosed with Crohns colitis since August. My azathioprine starting failing to work in July, and I eventually was told to ...6 MP, and starting entocort, (all failures) I am...
and Azathiorprine and am slowly getting back to normal...
i too took myself off of Azathioprine. I went off it and ...off my feet. I am currently back on both Entocort and Azathiorprine and am slowly getting back to normal. I would suggest going...
and I started using Entocort enema nightly since last...
I started Azathioprine (50 mg) when I ...continued and I started using Entocort enema nightly since last ...wean it off completely till the present. BTW, Azathioprine made me lose my hair, lots...
I prefer Entocort anyday. No side effects at all. No...
...was on Entocort for 2 years after ...about 4yrs. I prefer Entocort anyday. No side effects at all. No ...no moon face etc Entocort pushed me i...
& Pred Currently on Entocort 3mg every other...
...2002 Laperotomy & Resection 2010 Laproscopic Ileocolic Resection Been on Azathioprine & Pred Currently on Entocort 3mg every other day Humira 40mg every two weeks...
& Pred Currently on Entocort 3mg every other...
...2002 Laperotomy & Resection 2010 Laproscopic Ileocolic Resection Been on Azathioprine & Pred Currently on Entocort 3mg every other day Humira 40mg every two weeks...
& Pred Currently on Entocort 3mg every other...
...2002 Laperotomy & Resection 2010 Laproscopic Ileocolic Resection Been on Azathioprine & Pred Currently on Entocort 3mg every other day Humira 40mg every two weeks...
& Pred Currently on Entocort 3mg every other...
...2002 Laperotomy & Resection 2010 Laproscopic Ileocolic Resection Been on Azathioprine & Pred Currently on Entocort 3mg every other day Humira 40mg every two weeks...
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