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Any solutions for itching after renal transplant?

Posted 18 Apr 2017 by 9410396999 0 answers

Renal transplant done one and half years back... but itching started three months back... current medication..tacrollimus 7.5 mg, Cellcept 1500 mg, wysolone 5mg, amlodipine 5mg, arkamine .1mcg

Tacrolimus - Does GelMyrtol forte interfere with tacrolimis levels, in renal transplant recipient?

Posted 23 Apr 2017 by rjsox 0 answers

... Is gelomyrtol safe to take for sinusitis or bronchial conditions along with tacrolimis

Edex Refill - How can I acquire manufacture coupon?

Posted 6 Apr 2016 by rani786 0 answers

for edex 30 mcg I am Diabetic /Kidney transplant patient requesting for manufacturer coupon for edex 30 mcg

What about skin iching , while taking Atenolol ? As being a Kidney transplant PT.?

Posted 6 Feb 2016 by Joe Kidney 0 answers

Have been on it for 3 years now and have a iching problem now. I just tried being off it for a week and had no iching problem with my skin . does this mean that I have a problem with it ?

Transplant but don't want to be on prednisone?

Posted 31 Dec 2015 by Season555 0 answers

Had a kidney transplant am on 5mg prednison, weight gain and really FUFFY face. Developed diabetes2. What can I take instead of it?

I need a little help about cancer diagnosis?

Posted 6 Jan 2016 by penny oberg 0 answers

my dad who is 70 had a kidney transplant in 99 and has done great til recently..he was in the hospital two weeks ago for 6 days for pneumonia and while he was there getting xrays and cat scan found a malignant tumor on his old kidney he goes in two weeks to have the 7-8 cm massive mass they called ...

Prograf vs generic tacrolimus?

Posted 31 Dec 2009 by r90lewis 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??

What is the difference between Rena-Vite Rx Tabs (CYP 161 Yellow) and Rena-Vite Tabs (CYP 162 Red)?

Posted 16 Apr 2015 by Luiz Filho 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 ...

Renal Transplant - Is there a drug I can take in place of prednisone?

Posted 31 Dec 2013 by OfTheEverKing 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?

Renal Transplant - Does anyone know why cyclosporine has to remain in its original packaging?

Posted 31 Jul 2015 by lburo 0 answers

I have trouble opening the blister packs of cyclosporine and was wondering if my local pharmacy can repackage them for me. Has anyone else had difficulties with the blister packs and what was your solution? . I know to avoid it from heat and moisture, but what is the main purpose of keeping it in ...

Is there any assistance for rapamune? my copay that was $200, is now $1,662, I can't afford it?

Posted 1 Mar 2015 by mustangsrule 2 answers

I am sitting here totally stunned by the increase in my copay. I work part time, and it has been 10 years since I had my kidney transplant. I cannot afford my meds anymore and I am worried that I will lose my kidney if I can't get my medications.

Isitsafetoincreasethedosage of prednisolone from 5 mgs daily to 30mgs for treating fluid in the ear?

Posted 7 Aug 2014 by Debbie Gachuhi 1 answer

Am taking 5 mg of prednisolone daily as a renal transplant patient. Am diabetic/hypertensive as well. I have fluid in the eustachian tube of the ear and the dr has suggested 30 mgs of prednisolone for 3 days 20mgs for the following two days and 10mgs after that for two days. Is this safe? What side ...

Tacrolimus - Are any other post kidney transplant patients experiencing significant side effects?

Posted 7 Dec 2012 by wdc 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 ?

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