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Imuran vs. Remicade for Crohn's Disease

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Imuran

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/ 43,628 posts
Other Names: Azathioprine   Azasan

Remicade

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/ 88,207 posts
Other Names: Infliximab
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 43,628 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 88,207 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
Infliximab (International Nonproprietary Name trade name Remicade) is a monoclonal antibody against tumour necrosis factor alpha (TNF alpha). It is used to treat autoimmune List of autoimmune diseases. Remicade is marketed by Janssen Biotech, Inc.... Read more on Wikipedia
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By NRamsey
December 5, 2013
NRamsey wrote
BE CAREFUL WITH VITAMIN D3 - IT STOPS THE EFFECTIVENESS OF REMICADE
hey NRRamsey...have you ckd with your doc about stopping D3...?
harry oh  |  April 30, 2014
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What patients are saying about Imuran vs. Remicade

6,949 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
just take Imuran. I never had any bad side effects from it...
...first started Remicade it was like a miracle drug for ...I maintained remission with Remicade and Imuran. Eventually I ...infusions and just take Imuran. I never had any bad side effects fr...
wasn't enough to keep my Daughters disease under control,...
...Pam, Unfortunately, the imuran wasn't enough to keep my Daughters disease under control, so she's now on Remicade and Imuran. ...minnietoty mentioned, the side effect liklihood with Imuran is ...
also started taking Imuran after one infusion of Remicade...
...started taking Imuran my memory is not so good as it used to ...in my head, I have also started taking Imuran after one infusion of Remicade, in march and after that I had a convulsion, I do not...
to Imuran, can i be to Remicade too? So I just realized...
Allergic to Imuran, can i be to Remicade too? ...itchy. I called the doctor and he said it was an allergy. So since Imuran and Remicade are closely ...system, can I be allergic to Remicade...
I did have a bad reaction to the Imuran, but I felt...
...and biologics. I did have a bad reaction to the Imuran, but I felt GREAT on Remicade for a few months before I had an allergic reaction to it also and ...didn't do anything for my UC for the sh...
well the first time but the second time made me so nauseous...
...all. The Imuran worked well the first time but the second time made me so nauseous I could not continue. Remicade worked really well but I developed ...might want to start with the Imuran for...
for the strep pneumonia they immediately stopped my Imur...
...been on Imuran for a good 6 months ...While I didn't have \"problems\" from Remicade, so to speak, when I was hospitalized for the strep pneumonia they immediately stopped my Imuran. It wasn't...
\"feel Crohnsie,\" despite the fact that it worked really we...
...she stopped taking Imuran because it made her \"feel Crohnsie,\" despite the fact that it worked really well for her. I ...tired all the time. She switched to Remicade and seems to be doing ver...
but my body got used to Imuran and that worked the best....
...yourself? I'm on Remicade and I've had zero side effects. Methotrexate and Imuran gave me side effects, but my body got used to Imuran and that worked the ...stay on Remicade only, though....
work that well for me, I find imuran helps more than that...
...any worse I wouldnt think that imuran remicade etc. It didnt work that well for me, I find imuran helps more than that...
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