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.
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6mg × 10 tablet € 27.02Per comprimido € 2.70 € 2.70 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 20 tablet € 45.06Per comprimido € 2.25 € 2.25 € 8.98 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 30 tablet € 54.09Per comprimido € 1.80 € 1.80 € 26.98 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 60 tablet € 67.62Per comprimido € 1.13 € 1.13 € 94.51 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 90 tablet € 81.15Per comprimido € 0.90 € 0.90 € 162.04 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 120 tablet € 90.17Per comprimido € 0.75 € 0.75 € 234.08 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 180 tablet € 117.24Per comprimido € 0.65 € 0.65 € 369.14 Añadir a la cesta
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24mg × 12 tablet € 63.11Per comprimido € 5.26 € 5.26 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 24 tablet € 117.24Per comprimido € 4.89 € 4.89 € 8.98 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 36 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 171.37Per comprimido € 4.76 € 4.76 € 17.95 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 60 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 270.61Per comprimido € 4.51 € 4.51 € 44.93 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 90 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 392.41Per comprimido € 4.36 € 4.36 € 80.90 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 120 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 496.16Per comprimido € 4.13 € 4.13 € 134.92 Añadir a la cesta
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30mg × 12 tablet € 81.15Per comprimido € 6.76 € 6.76 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 24 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 144.31Per comprimido € 6.01 € 6.01 € 18.00 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 36 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 207.46Per comprimido € 5.76 € 5.76 € 36.00 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 60 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 324.75Per comprimido € 5.41 € 5.41 € 81.02 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 90 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 451.05Per comprimido € 5.01 € 5.01 € 157.59 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.