Lefumide 10mg Tablet Description:
Lefumide 10mg Tablet blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, swelling and redness associated with certain autoimmune diseases. nIt suppresses the underlying disease process, rather than simply treating the disease.
Lefumide 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis.
Nausea, Headache, Dyspepsia, Rash, Diarrhoea, Increased liver enzymes, Respiratory tract infection.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Lefumide 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Is Lefumide an NSAID
No, Lefumide is not an NSAID, blood thinner or chemotherapeutic agent. It is an immunosuppressant anti-rheumatic drug
Can I take Tylenol (acetaminophen)
You can take Tylenol or ibuprofen with leflunomide or Arava which is brand name of leflunomide
Does Lefumide cause weight or hair loss
Lefumide may cause weight or hair loss, bruising, high blood pressure, and nausea (urge to vomit), but it is not known to cause weight gain, fatigue or cancer
Does Lefumide help psoriasis?
Yes, Lefumide is used in the treatment of psoriasis.