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 € 25.46Per comprimido € 2.55 € 2.55 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 20 tablet € 42.46Per comprimido € 2.12 € 2.12 € 8.46 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 30 tablet € 50.96Per comprimido € 1.70 € 1.70 € 25.42 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 60 tablet € 63.71Per comprimido € 1.06 € 1.06 € 89.04 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 90 tablet € 76.46Per comprimido € 0.85 € 0.85 € 152.66 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 120 tablet € 84.96Per comprimido € 0.71 € 0.71 € 220.53 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 180 tablet € 110.46Per comprimido € 0.61 € 0.61 € 347.78 Añadir a la cesta
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24mg × 12 tablet € 59.46Per comprimido € 4.95 € 4.95 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 24 tablet € 110.46Per comprimido € 4.60 € 4.60 € 8.46 Añadir a la cesta
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24mg × 60 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 254.96Per comprimido € 4.25 € 4.25 € 42.33 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 90 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 369.71Per comprimido € 4.11 € 4.11 € 76.22 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 120 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 467.46Per comprimido € 3.90 € 3.90 € 127.12 Añadir a la cesta
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30mg × 12 tablet € 76.46Per comprimido € 6.37 € 6.37 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 24 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 135.96Per comprimido € 5.66 € 5.66 € 16.96 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 36 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 195.46Per comprimido € 5.43 € 5.43 € 33.92 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 60 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 305.96Per comprimido € 5.10 € 5.10 € 76.33 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 90 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 424.96Per comprimido € 4.72 € 4.72 € 148.47 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.