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How soon after taking leflunomide should my symptoms improve?

It may take some time before you see the effects of leflunomide. You and your doctor will work together to find the right dosage for you, in which side effects can be minimized while the drug gives you the desired benefits. During the first several months of treatment, you will need to have monthly tests conducted to ensure that your liver and blood are not being harmed by leflunomide.

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