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People who have undergone a kidney transplant or who suffer from rheumatoid arthritis may be prescribed azathioprine (Imuran®). The prescription medication can prevent organ rejection and help alleviate the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis by suppressing the immune system. It comes in tablet form and is taken once or twice a day. The dosage of azathioprine that your healthcare provider prescribes will vary, depending on several factors, such as your weight, the condition being treated, other medical conditions you may have, and other medications you may be taking.
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