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 € 27.18Per comprimido € 2.72 € 2.72 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 20 tablet € 45.33Per comprimido € 2.27 € 2.27 € 9.03 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 30 tablet € 54.41Per comprimido € 1.81 € 1.81 € 27.14 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 60 tablet € 68.02Per comprimido € 1.13 € 1.13 € 95.07 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 90 tablet € 81.64Per comprimido € 0.91 € 0.91 € 163.00 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 120 tablet € 90.71Per comprimido € 0.76 € 0.76 € 235.48 Añadir a la cesta
6mg × 180 tablet € 117.94Per comprimido € 0.66 € 0.66 € 371.34 Añadir a la cesta
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24mg × 12 tablet € 63.49Per comprimido € 5.29 € 5.29 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 24 tablet € 117.94Per comprimido € 4.91 € 4.91 € 9.03 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 36 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 172.40Per comprimido € 4.79 € 4.79 € 18.06 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 60 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 272.23Per comprimido € 4.54 € 4.54 € 45.20 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 90 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 394.76Per comprimido € 4.39 € 4.39 € 81.39 Añadir a la cesta
24mg × 120 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 499.13Per comprimido € 4.16 € 4.16 € 135.73 Añadir a la cesta
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30mg × 12 tablet € 81.64Per comprimido € 6.80 € 6.80 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 24 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 145.17Per comprimido € 6.05 € 6.05 € 18.11 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 36 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 208.70Per comprimido € 5.80 € 5.80 € 36.21 Añadir a la cesta
30mg × 60 tablet Free AirMail shipping € 326.69Per comprimido € 5.44 € 5.44 € 81.50 Añadir a la cesta
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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.