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Crohn's disease, also known as regional enteritis, is an inflammatory disease of the intestines that may affect any part of the ...
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Common Crohn's Disease treatments discussed around the web
Prednisone 16,884 Remicade 15,276 Humira 11,982
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Azathioprine
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Vancomycin
Other name: Imuran (Imuran)
Other name: Vancocin (Vancocin)
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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...
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Vancomycin International Nonproprietary Name is a glycopeptide antibiotic used in the prophylaxis and treatment of infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria. It has traditionally been reserved as a drug of last resort|drug of "last resort", used only ...
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Aza
Nausea
9
Hair Loss
5
Weight Gain
5
Common Cold
3
Fever
3
Pancreatitis
2
Skin Cancer
2
Dizzy
2
Diabetes
1
Loss Of Appetite
1
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Hearing Loss
1
Bloating
1
Weight Gain
1
Tinnitus
1
Dizzy
1
Kidney Failure
1
Loss Of Appetite
1
Blood Clots
1
Seizures
1
Kidney Disease
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About Azathioprine
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...
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About Vancomycin
Vancomycin International Nonproprietary Name is a glycopeptide antibiotic used in the prophylaxis and treatment of infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria. It has traditionally been reserved as a drug of last resort|drug of "last resort", used only ...
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" ...daughter got pancreatitis from azathioprine (imuran). Just got ...function test after switching to Prasco oral vancomycin for 5... "

" ...implications of his condition. He is great taking his azathioprine/predisone,has no symptoms so far and ...by Stamford Uni into use of vancomycin (an antibiotic) for kids with... "

" ...a \"strong antibiotic.\" She had a bad reaction to the azathioprine. We went to ...put her on oral vancomycin pills (OV) 500mg 3x day. OV is poorly absorbed and so has no side effects. Within 2 ... "

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" ...taking the metronidazole and switch to vancomycin for 2 weeks, they said ...it's best to take the vancomycin as it's stronger and to ...and the fact I take Azathioprine makes it harder for... "

" ...She was next put on azathioprine and urso (she has early small duct PSC). Did not help her UC. She is now on oral vancomycin (500mg 3x/day) and is clinically... "

" ...or so. He also took vancomycin (antibiotic like flagyl) and responded ...to put him on Imuran (Azathioprine) but I had been doing ...I didnt answer your question about Azathioprine but I thou... "

" ...In any case, I now have UC and take azathioprine daily to keep it under control. I got c-diff from taking cipro for two days. ...my nephew's case, then Vancomycin). Good luck to you... "

" ...healthy adult. I was put on pred and went on vacation, ...get a false positive. Since Vancomycin is so very expensive, and ...with UC and now take Azathioprine every day to treat it... "

" ...are still waiting on updated test results. She is also leaving me on Vancomycin until we can get the Azathioprine in my system because as soon as I get off, I flare up... "

" ...for having our child on azathioprine for very long, nor steroids. ...PSC. We have seen the Vancomycin trials, but the liver damage ...in. We are actually using low dosage of Urso, for the pos... "

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