Rinvoq (Upadacitinib) from Maple Leaf Medications.

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Formulation : Tablet
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Rinvoq
Dosage: 15mg
Quantity: 28
Price: $1400.00
Rinvoq
Dosage: 30mg
Quantity: 30
Price: $2480.00

Description

Rinvoq Uses

Rinvoq, with the generic name upadacitinib, is an oral medication indicated to treat moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis who had intolerance or inadequate response to methotrexate. It helps relieve swelling, tenderness, and pain in the joints.

This is available in Rinvoq 15 mg extended-release tablets.

Mechanism of Action

This Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor works by blocking the recruitment, phosphorylation, and activation of STAT proteins. This also prevents the pro-inflammatory cytokine signal from reaching the nucleus and inhibits the inflammatory process linked with the JAK-STAT pathway.

How to use Rinvoq

To start, read the medication information leaflet that comes with this product. Do not take this oral medication if you have not yet fully understood the drug information and warning in the guide provided. In case you need further medical advice or have queries on how to take this medication, you may ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Take this tablet orally. This is usually prescribed once daily. You may take it with or without a meal or as recommended by your doctor. Swallow the medication and drink a glass of water right after. Do not chew, crush, or divide the extended-release tablets, for doing so may release the active ingredients all at once, increasing the risk of adverse effects.

Remember to take this medication regularly. Make a dosing schedule to avoid missing your dose. Do not change your dosing or length of treatment as it depends on your medical condition and response to treatment. Also, do not stop taking this drug abruptly without the advice of your physician.

Rinvoq Side Effects

Common side effects:

  • Nausea
  • Headache

For the most part, the side effects brought about by this medication are mild and will resolve even without medical intervention. If the adverse reactions become worse and persist, you may have to discontinue the medication until you are able to call your doctor or any healthcare professional. In addition, you should report severe side effects, including:

  • Signs of anemia (pale skin, fatigue, palpitations. shortness of breath)
  • Signs of a serious tear in the stomach or intestinal wall (severe and persistent abdominal pain, severe dizziness, persistent vomiting, fever, fainting)
  • Signs of liver problems (stomach pain, loss of appetite, persistent nausea and vomiting, dark urine, yellowish eyes and skin)

This is not a complete or full list of the side effects of Rinvoq.

Precautions when using Rinvoq

Before starting to administer this prescription drug, you must disclose your entire medical history to your physician. This includes any history of blood or bone marrow disease, liver disease, cancer, gastrointestinal problems, and infections. Certain disorders or diseases may impact how your body will respond to this medication. Moreover, you must also talk about all the prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, supplements, and herbal products you are taking due to possible drug interactions with this JAK inhibitor.

Always be watchful for an allergic reaction while on this treatment. Avoid taking this medication if you have a known allergy to upadacitinib or any inactive ingredients each tablet may contain. Immediately discontinue this drug and seek emergency help once you notice signs of hypersensitivity response, such as skin rashes, swelling of the face, hives, severe dizziness, and trouble breathing.

This type of medication can make you more likely to get an infection or can make any current infection worse. Always practice good personal hygiene. Avoid contact with people who have an infection or those who were recently vaccinated. In connection to this, you should also avoid getting immunized and vaccinated with live vaccines.

Pregnant and breastfeeding moms must avoid taking this medication due to the possible danger that it could cause to unborn children and breastfed infants. Take this oral drug only if clearly needed.

Frequently Asked Questions

How is Rinvoq classified?

Rinvoq class is JAK inhibitor. It is a disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD).

Can Rinvoq be taken by children?

This drug is only prescribed to adults.

When is the best time to take Rinvoq?

You may take this drug any time but at the same time each day.

Does Rinvoq cause high blood pressure?

Hypertension is not a common adverse effect of this drug,

Can I purchase Rinvoq online?

You may submit your valid doctor’s prescription and purchase this drug from our website.

How much does Rinvoq cost?

You may check for the price of this medication from this page.

Additional information

Drug Name:

Rinvoq

Scientific Name:

Upadacitinib

Other Names:

Rinvoq

Strength(s):

15mg, 30mg

Quantities Available:

28, 30

Formulation:

Tablet

Maple Leaf Medications has provided information from third parties intended to increase awareness and does not contain all the information about Rinvoq (Upadacitinib). Talk to your doctor or a qualified medical practitioner for medical attention, advice, or if you have any concerns about Rinvoq (Upadacitinib).