Table 3– Side-effects of leflunomide
Side-effect#
Total n68
None45 (66)
Diarrhoea, nausea or bloating17 (25)
Hepatic enzyme elevation5 (7)
Neuropathy2 (3)
Hair loss2 (3)
Visual disturbance1 (1)
Arthralgia1 (1)
  • Data are presented as n (%), unless otherwise stated. #: the sum is >100% since some patients had more than one side-effect; : eight patients did not take leflunomide after initial prescription.