Genérico Emflaza

Marca(s): Defnalone

Fabricante: Lupin

Emflaza es un corticosteroide elaborado para el tratamiento de la distrofia muscular de Duchenne (DMD) para los pacientes de 5 años o más.
Empaquetado Precio Per comprimido Ahorro Order
6mg × 10 tablet € 26.51Per comprimido € 2.65 € 2.65 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 20 tablet € 44.21Per comprimido € 2.21 € 2.21 € 8.81 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 30 tablet € 53.06Per comprimido € 1.77 € 1.77 € 26.46 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 60 tablet € 66.33Per comprimido € 1.11 € 1.11 € 92.70 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 90 tablet € 79.61Per comprimido € 0.88 € 0.88 € 158.95 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 120 tablet € 88.46Per comprimido € 0.74 € 0.74 € 229.61 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 180 tablet € 115.01Per comprimido € 0.64 € 0.64 € 362.10 Añadir a la cesta
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24mg × 12 tablet € 61.91Per comprimido € 5.16 € 5.16 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 24 tablet € 115.01Per comprimido € 4.79 € 4.79 € 8.81 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 36 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 168.11Per comprimido € 4.67 € 4.67 € 17.61 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 60 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 265.46Per comprimido € 4.42 € 4.42 € 44.07 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 90 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 384.93Per comprimido € 4.28 € 4.28 € 79.36 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 120 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 486.71Per comprimido € 4.06 € 4.06 € 132.35 Añadir a la cesta
Empaquetado Precio Per comprimido Ahorro Order
30mg × 12 tablet € 79.61Per comprimido € 6.63 € 6.63 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 24 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 141.56Per comprimido € 5.90 € 5.90 € 17.66 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 36 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 203.51Per comprimido € 5.65 € 5.65 € 35.31 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 60 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 318.56Per comprimido € 5.31 € 5.31 € 79.47 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 90 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 442.46Per comprimido € 4.92 € 4.92 € 154.59 Añadir a la cesta

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.