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What types of side effects are associated with Imuran?

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Side effects of Imuran may include:

Because Imuran is an immunosuppressive medication, it can lower the number of white blood cells in your blood, increasing the chance of infection.

  • Increased stomach irritation.
  • Nausea and vomiting.
  • Changes in hair color and texture along with hair loss -- these changes are usually temporary.
  • Loss of appetite.
  • Blood in the urine or stool.
  • Unusual bruising.
  • Fatigue.
  • Development of mouth sores and ulcers.
  • Liver damage.
  • Increased risk of infection.

From: Multiple Sclerosis and Imuran Therapy WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Neil Lava on November 11, 2017

Medically Reviewed on 11/11/2017

Reviewed by Neil Lava on November 11, 2017
Reviewed by Neil Lava on November 11, 2017

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