Also known as Azamune, Immunoprin, Oprisine, Imuran, Berkaprine, and Azasan
Azathioprine (INN, pron.: /ˌæzəˈθaɪɵpriːn/, abbreviated AZA) is an immunosuppressive drug used in organ transplantation and autoimmune diseases and belongs to the chemical class of purine analogues. Synthesized originally as a cancer drug and a pro-drug for mercaptopurine in 1957, it has been widely used as an immunosuppressant for more than 50 years.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $27.72 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed azathioprine to treat crohn disease, myasthenia gravis, systemic lupus erythematosis (sle), and ulcerative colitis.