15 patient evaluations for Azathioprine

May 1, 1999 (Started Sep 24, 1984)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 175 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Broad spectrum immunosuppression. More effective immunosuppressants for MS are now available.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 2 helpful marks

Feb 28, 2011 (Started Mar 26, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Easy to take. My dose was very small and intended to complement Copaxone treatment, as I have several lesions on the spinal cord. My doctor said that the imunossupressants like imuran show some evidence at preventing more lesions on spinal cord. I hope so...
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 17, 2010 (Started Mar 26, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

May 27, 2009 (Started Oct 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for neuromyelitis optica)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (vomiting)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: TAKE IN THE MORNING NOT AT NIGHT
Side effects: vomiting

  • 0 helpful marks
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