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Who Should Not Take Azasan?

You should not take Azasan if you:
  • Are allergic to Imuran, Azasan, azathioprine, or any of the inactive ingredients used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
  • Have taken certain chemotherapy medications, such as cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan®) or chlorambucil (Leukeran®), in the past to treat rheumatoid arthritis, due to an increased risk of cancer. Ask your healthcare provider about this, however, as it may be suitable to take Azasan in certain situations.

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Azasan should not be used, along with several safety concerns people should be aware of before taking it. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific warnings and precautions with Azasan that may apply to you.
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