Emflaza

Emflaza
Brand(s) Defnalone
Manufacturer:Lupin

Emflaza is a corticosteroid indicated for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) in patients at the age of 5 and older.

6mg

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10 tablet $ 29.95 $ 3.00
20 tablet $ 49.95 $ 2.50 $ 9.95
30 tablet $ 59.95 $ 2.00 $ 29.90
60 tablet $ 74.95 $ 1.25 $ 104.75
90 tablet $ 89.95 $ 1.00 $ 179.60
120 tablet $ 99.95 $ 0.83 $ 259.45
180 tablet $ 129.95 $ 0.72 $ 409.15

24mg

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12 tablet $ 69.95 $ 5.83
24 tablet $ 129.95 $ 5.41 $ 9.95
36 tablet $ 189.95 $ 5.28 $ 19.90
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60 tablet $ 299.95 $ 5.00 $ 49.80
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90 tablet $ 434.95 $ 4.83 $ 89.68
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120 tablet $ 549.95 $ 4.58 $ 149.55
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30mg

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12 tablet $ 89.95 $ 7.50
24 tablet $ 159.95 $ 6.66 $ 19.95
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36 tablet $ 229.95 $ 6.39 $ 39.90
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60 tablet $ 359.95 $ 6.00 $ 89.80
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90 tablet $ 499.95 $ 5.55 $ 174.68
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Deflazacort tablets

What is this medicine?

Deflazacort a corticosteroid indicated for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) in patients 5 years of age and older.

What should I tell my health care providers before I take this medicine?

They need to know if you have any of these conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity to deflazacort;
  • Alterations in Endocrine Function: Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis suppression, Cushing’s syndrome, and hyperglycemia;
  • Immunosuppression and Increased Risk of Infection: Increased risk of new, exacerbation, dissemination, or reactivation of latent infections, which can be severe and at times fatal;
  • Alterations in Cardiovascular/Renal Function: elevated blood pressure and sodium, and for decreased potassium level;
  • Gastrointestinal Perforation: GI disorders;
  • Behavioral and Mood Disturbances: euphoria, insomnia, mood swings, personality changes, severe depression, and psychosis;
  • Effects on Bones: decreases in bone mineral density;
  • Serious Skin Rashes;
  • Ophthalmic Effects: May include cataracts, infections, and glaucoma;
  • Vaccination: Do not administer live or live attenuated vaccines to patients receiving immunosuppressive doses of corticosteroids.

How should I use this medicine?

The recommended once-daily dosage is approximately 0.9 mg/kg/day administered orally. Discontinue gradually when administered for more than a few day..

What may interact with this medicine?

  • Moderate or strong CYP3A4 inhibitors: Give one third of the recommended dosage;
  • Avoid use of moderate or strong CYP3A4 inducers, as they may reduce efficacy.

What side effects may I notice from this medicine?

The most common adverse reactions are Cushingoid appearance, weight increased, increased appetite, upper respiratory tract infection, cough, pollakiuria, hirsutism, central obesity, and nasopharyngitis.

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