Who should not take Auranofin Capsule?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

  • diabetes
  • decreased blood platelets
  • low levels of white blood cells
  • low levels of a type of white blood cell called neutrophils
  • a blood disorder
  • high blood pressure
  • chronic heart failure
  • a condition where there is formation of fibrous tissue in the lung called pulmonary fibrosis
  • necrotizing enterocolitis
  • or inflammation and tissue death in the colon and small intestine
  • inflammation of the large intestine
  • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
  • liver problems
  • kidney disease with reduction in kidney function
  • a type of skin condition with redness and itching called eczema
  • skin rash with sloughing
  • hives
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • an autoimmune disease
  • severe weakened state
  • pregnancy
  • a condition with dry eyes
  • dry mouth and arthritis called Sjogren's syndrome
  • U-V light therapy

Allergies:

  • Gold Salts

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