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Melatonin and liver transplant?

Posted 6 Mar 2018 by moomoo247 0 answers

Can a person take 3mg of melatonin when they have had a liver transplant?

Does anyone have suggestions for how to counter nausea from Veletri?

Posted 4 Sep 2017 by smartin569 0 answers

My husband has PAH associated with advanced liver disease from chronic Hepatitis B. He is titrating up on Veletri in preparation for a liver transplant and is unable to eat or do much of anything beyond sleeping and sitting still. He has other symptoms - pain, headaches - but I'm concerned ...

My wife started Valcyte to bring down CMV infection from 16000. She had a liver transplant in...

Posted 27 Aug 2017 by H Fox 0 answers

... November 2016. She started to itch all over her body within 24 hours after starting Valcyte. What can she do the stop the terrible itch. Thanks

Finished my Harvoni back in sept. 2016. Was given the all clear in Dec, no virus detected?

Posted 6 May 2017 by cobrakep 1 answer

... Has anyone else had to readjust their Prograf amount after being cured? I am 17 years out from my liver transplant and I took Prograf 1 mg in the am & 1 mg in the pm for all 17 years. Now since I am cured of hep C, I am up to 3mg in the am and 3mg in the pm and I am still not up to the ...

What are the side effects of taking IV ganciclovir too quickly?

Posted 2 Jun 2017 by PewiesMom 0 answers

My husband has CMV related to organ transplant and is currently receiving IV treatment 2 x daily. This morning he forgot to adjust the flow on the tubing and the medication went into his picc line full speed. What side effects should he expect, and will this require hospitalization?

Can a person who had breast cancer years ago that now has cirrhosis from Nash qualify for a liver?

Posted 16 Oct 2016 by Susan boston 1 answer

... transplant? Is a patient that had a prior history of breast cancer that later developed fatty liver (Nash) disqualify for a liver transplant?

My husband takes prograf he had a liver transplant now he hurts so bad in feet and legs?

Posted 29 Jun 2016 by Crystal D 2 answers

Does anyone else take prograf and hurt he says he really believes its the prograf is what causes him to hurt any info would help thanks

Is anyone taking acitretin for squamous cell carcinoma (skin cancer) due to medications taken after?

Posted 30 Dec 2011 by patio12 3 answers

... an organ transplant. Immune-suppressing drugs

Is there a high report of cellcept users actually contracting cancer? this scares me?

Posted 5 May 2012 by Yoyo01 3 answers

My fiance had an organ transplant in 2007 and is on cellcept. All has been well. Do the risks outway the benifits of using cellcept...

Velcade - has anyone else used this to desensitize antibodies in preparation for a transplant?I

Posted 14 Dec 2010 by elite56 2 answers

I need a heart and lung transplant, and my doctors are wanting to use velcade for help in desensitizing my antibodies. Has any one else had this used in this way? We have to get medicare to approve the drug for this use. Thanks

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Infection - What conditions would determin if an organ transplant patient uses

Posted 1 Nov 2009 by palermo4 2 answers

... ganciclovir or valganciclovir?

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