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ARAVA 10mg

What is Arava tablet used for?

Arava is an anti-inflammatory agent that is used alone or in combination with other medications to treat rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and other inflammatory conditions. It contains Leflunomide as the active ingredient. Arava is available at Drugstore Nigeria, an online pharmacy in Lagos.

What is Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Rheumatoid Arthritis is a condition in which the body attacks its own joints, causing pain, swelling and loss of function.

What Is Psoriatic Arthritis?

Psoriatic Arthritis is a condition where the skin cells in the body are growing too quickly and forming scales and dry patches. Psoriatic arthritis is a type of inflammatory arthritis.

How does Arava tablet work?

Arava contains Leflunomide as the active ingredient. Leflunomide belongs to the class of medications called disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs). Leflunomide works by suppressing the blood cells that cause inflammation.

Arava Tablet Dosage

Use Arava as prescribed by your physician or follow the instructions on the product label.

How long does it take for Arava Tablet to work?

It usually takes from 6 to 8 weeks for Arava to start working, and it can take up to 6 months to feel the maximum effect of using Arava.

What are the common side effects of Arava Tablet?

  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
  • Abnormal liver function tests
  • Thinning hair
  • Back pain;
  • Weakness
  • Rash
  • High blood pressure.

What are the benefits of taking Arava Tablet?

  • In Rheumatoid arthritis, Arava helps to reduces pain, stiffness, and swelling in the joints and slows down the progression of bone and joint damage. This will help you to do normal daily activities more easily and thus improve the quality of your life.
  • In Psoriatic Arthritis, Arava helps reduce pain, stiffness and swelling in the spine and joints. Thus it helps to improve flexibility and prevents disease progression.

Arava Tablet price.

Arava tablet price is listed on, Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy.


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