A 30-year-old member asked:
are there any medications people with lupus should avoid?
1 doctor answer
Dr. David Miller answered
9 years experience Family Medicine
Drug induced lupus: There is a fairly lengthy list of drugs that can induce a lupus-like syndrome, which can exacerbate lupus in a patient. The list includes anesthetics, antibiotics, anti-seizure drugs and others. So long as you always make sure that you doctors and dentists know that you have lupus, they will make sure that you don't get these meds.
Answered on Mar 22, 2012
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