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 € 24.76Per comprimido € 2.48 € 2.48 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 20 tablet € 41.29Per comprimido € 2.06 € 2.06 € 8.23 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 30 tablet € 49.56Per comprimido € 1.65 € 1.65 € 24.72 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 60 tablet € 61.96Per comprimido € 1.03 € 1.03 € 86.60 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 90 tablet € 74.36Per comprimido € 0.83 € 0.83 € 148.48 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 120 tablet € 82.63Per comprimido € 0.69 € 0.69 € 214.49 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 180 tablet € 107.43Per comprimido € 0.60 € 0.60 € 338.24 Añadir a la cesta
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24mg × 12 tablet € 57.83Per comprimido € 4.82 € 4.82 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 24 tablet € 107.43Per comprimido € 4.48 € 4.48 € 8.23 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 36 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 157.03Per comprimido € 4.36 € 4.36 € 16.45 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 60 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 247.97Per comprimido € 4.13 € 4.13 € 41.17 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 90 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 359.57Per comprimido € 4.00 € 4.00 € 74.13 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 120 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 454.64Per comprimido € 3.79 € 3.79 € 123.63 Añadir a la cesta
Empaquetado Precio Per comprimido Ahorro Order
30mg × 12 tablet € 74.36Per comprimido € 6.20 € 6.20 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 24 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 132.23Per comprimido € 5.51 € 5.51 € 16.49 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 36 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 190.10Per comprimido € 5.28 € 5.28 € 32.99 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 60 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 297.57Per comprimido € 4.96 € 4.96 € 74.24 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 90 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 413.31Per comprimido € 4.59 € 4.59 € 144.40 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.