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Posted 31 Dec 2009 • 5 answers
After 4 successful years on prograf due to a kidney transplant, am I doomed if I have to make the switch to generic tacrolimus? I have been told by my transplant team the generic has not been sufficiently tested, and do not switch! What's the deal??
Posted 16 Sep 2009 • 5 answers
... Medrol. I have a sciatic nerve problem and I am in constant pain. I have been prescribed Flexeril 10mg 3xday. Is this drug safe for me? Are there any negative drug interactions with meds that I take?
Posted 11 May 2010 • 1 answer
My daughter had a kidney transplant and is losing her hair. The clinic said it was a side effect from prograf. Is it permanant. Will she lose all of her hair. What can she do?
Posted 7 Dec 2012 • 3 answers
... of tarcolimus ? I've many and am struggling with these issues and I just wanted to know if I'm alone in these experiences ?
Posted 31 Dec 2013 • 2 answers
I am having a horrible time with side effects from prednisone. I am 35 pounds heavier and am having some serious emotional stuff like anxiety, depression, mood swings, tears out of nowhere, and super tiredness. Any suggestions?
Posted 23 Jun 2012 • 3 answers
My Step-Mother has shortness of breath and takes prednisone as one of her anti-rejection medicines for a kidney transplant, Can this cause shortness of breath?
Posted 18 Aug 2012 • 2 answers
... anybody else experienced this and if so what did your Doctor recomend you do to eliminate the itching?
Posted 27 Sep 2012 • 3 answers
Posted 17 Jul 2012 • 2 answers
Posted 14 Jul 2013 • 2 answers
Posted 3 Sep 2010 • 1 answer
How advisable is it to recommend the use of the Stabilized Aloe Vera Gel by Forever to a patient with fresh kidney transplants and liver infection?
Posted 31 Mar 2013 • 1 answer
Hi, I had a kidney transplant 20 years ago. 3 Months ago I started to use Famotidine (FAMO 40mg) after Hiatal hernia was found. The last blood test of my renal function was bad comparing to the usual. Creatinine (from 1.6 to 2.7 ) and Urea (from 35 to 50) was increase. Also, my blood preasure was ...
Posted 16 Apr 2015 • 1 answer
Dear Sirs, I am a patient with CKD on dialysis waiting for a kidney transplant and my nephrologist has been prescribing Rena-Vite Rx Tabs (CYP 161 Yellow) for few years. However, Blue Cross Health Insurance has recently denied coverage for Rena-Vite Rx Tabs (CYP 161 Yellow). In order to find a ...
Posted 26 Nov 2009 • 1 answer
He had kidney transplant 10 years now but still given this drug. He suffers all kinds. Latest, Ankle pain and almost lossing it. Another treatment and ? Or drug without all these pains, Please.
Is aspirin recommended after recent aortic dissection surgery after subdural hemorrhage has occured?
Posted 2 Nov 2011 • 1 answer
patient had a renal transplant 7 months back, aortic dissection surgery 3 weeks back, subdural hematoma of 8 mm a week back, patient was on aspirin and warfarin. dilemma is whether to give 75mg aspirin now as recommended by cardiac surgeon but contraindicated by neuro surgeon?