Skip to Content

Cyclosporine - What are the side effect of suddenly having to stop taking Cyclosporin?

Question is Closed
Report Favorite

Answers (2)

29 Nov 2009

Fiona D; I do not know what you are taking this medication for. But whether or not you are taking it for psoriosis or Arthritis you should not stop taking it without talking to your Dr first. I do not think that you are taking it for a organ transplant because you just stopping would be very silly. Please either way just talk to your Dr first. If there is a side affect that is really bothering you then there might be another medicine that they could replace it with. Good luck

Votes: +0
Fiona D 29 Nov 2009

Hi Shaneysmom. Thanks for your answer. Was concerned, my husband is taking Cyclosporin for a skin condition and landed in hospital with an infection and Dr's advised stopping treatment with no mention of possible side effects of this. Two weeks later his hair is breaking and falling out. Was wondering if this was a common thing to occur.

30 May 2010

i have scleroderma and have just recently been given this medication to take along with prednisone (spelling) im not happy about it because all i keep reading about possible side effects during and stopping the meds seem horrible, in any event i was advised strongly about not stopping once i started taking it and its kinda scary, the maine thing ive discovered threw reading up on it seems to be the renal and hypertension both dangerous while taking the med and stopping.

Votes: +0

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar Questions

What is effect of exposing Cyclosporine (Modified) Gengraf capsules to low temps?

Cyclosporine (Modified) Gengraf capsules should be stored at room temp. Is there any potentially harmful effect on the caps if I shipped a supply ...

1 answer 20 Jan 2010

Can plaquinel cause neuropathy?

I had neuropathy caused by a side effect from Cyclosporine when taken two years ago. I am now on Plaquinel and am beginning to feel some pain in my ...

1 answer 25 Jan 2010

I am on Wellbutrin and cyclosporine and am having trouble getting my cyclosporine level therapeutic?

It seems likely that the Wellbutrin is affecting this by reading the interactions statement that comes up on this site. Does anyone have any thoughts ...

1 answer 2 Apr 2010

Cyclosporine - is it safe to take cyclosporine during pregnancy?

I have been on cyclosporine for psoriasis for many years and decided to stop taking my medication to plan for a baby , I got pregnant some months ...

1 answer 20 May 2011

Can I take ibuprophen with cyclosporin?

1 answer 20 Nov 2015