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  • Emflaza
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Generic Emflaza
(Deflazacort)

Anti-inflammatories, Arthritis, Muscle Relaxants, Osteoporosis

Emflaza is a corticosteroid indicated for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) in patients at the age of 5 and older.
PackagePricePer pillSavingsOrder
6mg × 10 tablet$ 29.95$ 3.00Add to cart
6mg × 20 tablet$ 49.95$ 2.50$ 9.95Add to cart
6mg × 30 tablet$ 59.95$ 2.00$ 29.90Add to cart
6mg × 60 tablet$ 74.95$ 1.25$ 104.75Add to cart
6mg × 90 tablet$ 89.95$ 1.00$ 179.60Add to cart
6mg × 120 tablet$ 99.95$ 0.83$ 259.45Add to cart

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24mg × 12 tablet$ 69.95$ 5.83Add to cart
24mg × 24 tablet$ 129.95$ 5.41$ 9.95Add to cart
24mg × 36 tablet$ 189.95$ 5.28$ 19.90Add to cart
24mg × 60 tablet$ 299.95$ 5.00$ 49.80Add to cart
24mg × 90 tablet$ 434.95$ 4.83$ 89.68Add to cart

PackagePricePer pillSavingsOrder
30mg × 12 tablet$ 89.95$ 7.50Add to cart
30mg × 24 tablet$ 159.95$ 6.66$ 19.95Add to cart
30mg × 36 tablet$ 229.95$ 6.39$ 39.90Add to cart
30mg × 60 tablet$ 359.95$ 6.00$ 89.80Add to cart

Deflazacort tablets

What is this medicine?

Deflazacort a corticosteroid indicated for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) in patients 5 years of age and older.

What should I tell my health care providers before I take this medicine?

They need to know if you have any of these conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity to deflazacort;
  • Alterations in Endocrine Function: Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis suppression, Cushing’s syndrome, and hyperglycemia;
  • Immunosuppression and Increased Risk of Infection: Increased risk of new, exacerbation, dissemination, or reactivation of latent infections, which can be severe and at times fatal;
  • Alterations in Cardiovascular/Renal Function: elevated blood pressure and sodium, and for decreased potassium level;
  • Gastrointestinal Perforation: GI disorders;
  • Behavioral and Mood Disturbances: euphoria, insomnia, mood swings, personality changes, severe depression, and psychosis;
  • Effects on Bones: decreases in bone mineral density;
  • Serious Skin Rashes;
  • Ophthalmic Effects: May include cataracts, infections, and glaucoma;
  • Vaccination: Do not administer live or live attenuated vaccines to patients receiving immunosuppressive doses of corticosteroids.

How should I use this medicine?

The recommended once-daily dosage is approximately 0.9 mg/kg/day administered orally. Discontinue gradually when administered for more than a few day..

What may interact with this medicine?

  • Moderate or strong CYP3A4 inhibitors: Give one third of the recommended dosage;
  • Avoid use of moderate or strong CYP3A4 inducers, as they may reduce efficacy.

What side effects may I notice from this medicine?

The most common adverse reactions are Cushingoid appearance, weight increased, increased appetite, upper respiratory tract infection, cough, pollakiuria, hirsutism, central obesity, and nasopharyngitis.


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