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Posted 4 Sep 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 27 Aug 2017 by • 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
Posted 2 Jun 2017 by • 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?
Posted 6 May 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 16 Oct 2016 by • 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?
Posted 20 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 29 Jun 2016 by • 1 answer
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 • 3 answers
... an organ transplant. Immune-suppressing drugs
Posted 5 May 2012 by • 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...
Posted 14 Dec 2010 by • 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 • 2 answers
... ganciclovir or valganciclovir?