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Imuran vs. Remicade for Crohn's Disease

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Imuran

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/ 42,830 posts
Other Names: Azathioprine   Azasan

Remicade

Rx
/ 86,334 posts
Other Names: Infliximab
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 42,830 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 86,334 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
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What patients are saying about Imuran vs. Remicade

6,694 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
on both as the imuran helps stop the body from rejecting...
...I started on imuran 1st then went on to remicade as well. Most ...on both as the imuran helps stop the body from rejecting the remicade. Luckily i can tolerate imuran (others get side effect...
from Pred, 6mp/Imuran, to Remicade and even Humira. The...
...We have had new mommies on meds from Pred, 6mp/Imuran, to Remicade and even Humira. The only med not to take...
Imuran or maybe just going to Remicade instead...waiting...
...even on lower dose. My doctor is considering trying Imuran or maybe just going to Remicade instead...waiting to hear back from...
flaring and put me on Imuran after one Remicade infusion...
...was having a horrible pain in the same ...I was flaring and put me on Imuran after one Remicade infusion (to jump start the Imuran). The pain went away wi...
once the inflammation has settled I was going to Remicade...
...me was to reduce my inflammation with Prednisone & Imuran, then once the inflammation has settled I was going to Remicade with Imuran as a maintenance med. now ...to have me continue the Imur...
thinking of switching me from Imuran to Remicade or Humira....
...a way they can tell if a stricture is caused by scar tissue or inflammation? A colonoscopy and Upper GI/SBFT has confirmed a stricture. The doctor is thinking of switching me from Imuran to...
works. Imuran is often prescribed to Remicade user to...
...my doctor explained to me Remicade is made from a mix of ...to the mouse DNA and Remicade no longer works. Imuran is often prescribed to Remicade user to help suppress the...
I came off Imuran and have just been on the Remicade for...
...That is when we started Remicade with Imuran. I came off Imuran and have just been on the Remicade for 2 years. Now I ...November of 09 and the remicade calms it when I go,...
a transition to Remicade from Imuran. Her las scope showed...
...information, as the GI is recommending a transition to Remicade from Imuran. Her las scope showed some ulcers in her Cecum, ...would this indicate that her Imuran isn't working? At what point...
thought remicade was the next step up from Imuran, im from...
thanks gavriel,but i thought remicade was the next step up from Imuran, im from Ireland so i...
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