Before you start taking leflunomide, your healthcare team
will discuss other treatment options with you. You'll have a blood test and blood pressure
While taking leflunomide, you'll need regular checks. Some drugs interact with leflunomide so you should
discuss any new medications (including complementary medicines) with your doctor and always tell any other doctor treating you that you’re on leflunomide. Talk to your doctor if you're going to have an operation because you may need to alter your dose.