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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
No.: Only if you had been on steroids and are now off of them. But sfz does not cause weight loss, unless the occasional GI quiziness that some patient ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Azulfidine (sulfasalazine): "Sulfasalazine tablets are contraindicated in: Patients with intestinal or urinary obstruction, Patients with porphyria as sulfonamides have been re ... Read More
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
People with: Bad sulfa allergies!
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Azulfidine (sulfasalazine): Azulfidine (sulfasalazine) = Sulfasalazine
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Azulfidine (sulfasalazine).: Sulfasalazine.
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Two generics!: Non-enteric coated and enteric coated sulfasalazine!
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nurit Winkler
26 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: It is extremely rare that a medication will cause infertility. A infection however of the abdomen and pelvic can increase the risk of infertility.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Class B: It's rated class b, therefore it's thought to be safe in pregnancy when used as directed.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Azulfidine (sulfasalazine): Yes, Azulfidine (sulfasalazine) requires a prescription.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Anyone can an allergy to any medication.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Laccheo
15 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: These are commons medications used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Taken together, they're called "triple therapy.".
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Azulfidine (sulfasalazine): "Complete blood counts, including differential white cell count and liver function tests, should be performed before starting Sulfasalazine and every ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: If the disease is well controlled, there should be little adverse effect on your life. If it is not well controlled then alternative therapies can be ... Read More

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