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Lupus nephritis patients who can not use those drugs?

2017-03-03 14:56

Guidelines for the introduction of KDIGO in the United States in 2012 for the treatment of lupus nephritis:

1, MMF (cyclophosphamide, mycophenolate mofetil, Cellcept), ACEI (e.g., Lotensin Monopril), ARB (such as losartan, irbesartan, valsartan) not in pregnancy.

2, during pregnancy, hydroxychloroquine can continue to use.

3, if you are using MMF in patients with lupus nephritis were pregnant, MMF converted to azathioprine.

4, if the patients with lupus nephritis relapse during the pregnancy, can use corticosteroids, can also according to the severity of the disease with azathioprine.

5, if the lupus nephritis patients are using glucocorticoid or azathioprine, during pregnancy without reduction, and continued for at least 3 months postpartum.

6, lupus nephritis patients during pregnancy, it is recommended to use a low dose of aspirin to reduce the risk of miscarriage.

Therefore, MMF (cyclophosphamide, mycophenolate mofetil, Cellcept), ACEI (e.g., Lotensin Monopril), ARB (such as Diovan, losartan and An Bowei) can not be used during pregnancy!

Corticosteroids, hydroxychloroquine, azathioprine, aspirin can be used!


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