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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Mtx and enbrel (etanercept) : Methotrexate and Enbrel (etanercept) can cause elevation of the liver enzymes.
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Dr. Tracy Lovell
21 years experience Rheumatology
See below: Arava, (leflunomide) methotrexate, and Enbrel can all increase your liver enzymes.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Leflunomide!: It is a drug for treating rheumatoid arthitis and other arthities and certain autoimmune diseases.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Rx only: Arava is a prescription drug for rheumatoid arthritis. It needs to be prescribed and monitoring by a physician familiar with its use. Arava or the gen ... Read More
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
At a pharmacy: With a prescription from your doctor!
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lowe
17 years experience Pediatric Rheumatology
Methotrexate cheaper: Generic Methotrexate is very inexpensive. If you get name brand pills it's more, but generic version of Arava (leflunomide) is more expensive than Me ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Ok ....: To be honest, I have none of my RA pts on this regimine, but the most important thing is.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lages
68 years experience Rheumatology
Quite serious: Leflunomide is category X by the FDA, the highest rating for potential for birth defects. If pregnant a doctor must follow a strict protocol outlined ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
33 years experience Rheumatology
Multiple answers: Allergies or what I consider side effects to Arava can range from diarrhea to a skin rash which are common problems related to Arava. Hair loss, abdom ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Arava (leflunomide) is : Contraindicated in pregnancy.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Common combination: In rheumatoid arthritis Prednisone is given with a variety of other medication during therapy. We try to taper people off Prednisone because of its ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Arava, (leflunomide) also called Leflunomide has been shown to help control rheumatoid arthritis, to decrease the inflammation and swelling and joint ... Read More

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