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My granddaughter who is 10 has been diagnosed with FSGS. Would you recommend using rituximab?

She has had nephrotic syndrome since she was 18 mos old. She was given rituximab at the age of 3 and she was in remission for about a year and a half and then was put on Tacrolimus and tried other ...

Posted 17 Jun 2016 0 answers

Can Tacrolimus ointment 0.1% be applied on lip for treatment of discolored/whitish spots?

I have two discoloured/whitish spots (about 4 mm diameter each) on my lower lip. I don't have white spots anywhere else on my body. A dermatologist has prescribed FLUTICASONE Ointment B.P. to be ...

Posted 14 Jan 2014 1 answer

Are Tacrolimus Pangraf & Cellcept available and allowed in Germany?

Hi, I am moving from India to Germany for an year. I am taking Tacrolimus pangraf & cellcept post transplant as per suggested by doctor. I am worried whether I can carry these medicines to ...

Posted 9 Nov 2014 1 answer

Is Dr. Reddy's Laboratories able to help me pay for my Tacrolimus? I cannot afford it?

I have Medicare Part A&B. Part B pays 80% for my anti rejection medication. I have no 2ndary insurance and so I am responsible for 20%. This is more than $200 a month. I cannot afford to pay this ...

Posted 3 Sep 2014 2 answers

Kidney disease, what can I expect?

Hello friends. It has been a while since I have written here. The latest in my saga is that the tacrolimus I take is causing kidney damage. Odd, really, since it is the drug to help people from ...

Posted 20 Mar 2014 2 answers

Prograf vs generic tacrolimus?

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 ...

Posted 31 Dec 2009 5 answers

Anyone a liver transplant patient using rapamune?

Several months ago I was switched from prograf (tacrolimus) to rapamune (Sirolimus) for immune suppression roughly a year after liver transplant. I understand it is used primarily for kidney ...

Posted 19 Dec 2012 2 answers

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

... 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 7 Dec 2012 3 answers

Zostavax vaccine for shingles?

Hello. After talking with my physician I thought I should pass along information regarding the shingles vaccine. It is very popular right now and there are people who are not able to get this. TV ...

Posted 23 Oct 2012 2 answers

Tacrolimus - mouth edge white batch?

Posted 10 Jun 2013 1 answer

Mycophenolate Mofetil - Has Mycopheneolate caused anyones kidneys to shutdown?

I have now reached the top of the third stage on my creatin level and I am starting to have lots of kidney infection. I take 500 mg of mycophenolate Mofetil and Tacrolimus 3mg each day because of a ...

Posted 12 Mar 2013 1 answer

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