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Posted 31 Dec 2009 by • 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 by • 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 by • 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 by • 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 by • 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 by • 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 5 Oct 2010 by • 3 answers
... life long?
Posted 18 Aug 2012 by • 2 answers
... anybody else experienced this and if so what did your Doctor recomend you do to eliminate the itching?
Posted 27 Sep 2012 by • 3 answers
Posted 15 Mar 2013 by • 4 answers
I saw my Psych yesterday and she prescribed remeron for sleep. Reading through your material, I noticed it said if you have kidney disease that you should not take this drug. I had a kidney transplant 5 years ago and wonder if the kidney disease warning for remeron applies to me.
Posted 7 Jun 2010 by • 2 answers
My son is 24. he had kidney transplant 3 years ago. He got married last year. No pregnency until now and he found out that his sperms are weak, however there is a procedure for having a baby. I am worried because of Cellcept. Does it damage the sperms? in another way, does it affect the unborn baby?
Posted 9 Mar 2011 by • 2 answers
I'm a kidney transplant patient (May 10) and my latest labwork shows my Prograf level at 3 times the normal limit. I have retested but worried sick until they give me the results. Has anyone else ever experienced extremely elevated Prograf levels? If so, how was it treated
Posted 17 Jul 2012 by • 2 answers
Posted 14 Jul 2013 by • 2 answers
Posted 3 Sep 2010 by • 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?