Were you looking for more information about Arava? Areva is a common misspelling of Arava.
Arava® (leflunomide) is a medication that is available by prescription only. It is approved for treating rheumatoid arthritis in people age 18 and older. This medication comes in the form of tablets and is taken once a day. Before taking it, you should talk to your healthcare provider if you have any medical conditions, including liver problems, high blood pressure, or lung problems. Side effects may include a rash, diarrhea, and hair loss.
(Click Arava for more information about how it works, other side effects to look out for during treatment, and when and how to take the medication. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)