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Tacrolimus - Are there side effects when the affected area is covered? Directions say not to, some?

Posted 7 days ago by Heal heal heal 0 answers

Doctors have differing opinions. I have been diagnosed with pyroderma gangrelosum. I am bandaged now, but have drainage.

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

Posted 14 Jan 2014 by das61_monu 1 answer

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 applied on the lip in the morning and TACROLIMUS Ointment 0.1% w/w (TACROZ FORTE) to be applied on ...

Tacrolimus - I get off and on night sweats where I soak the bed. Is this from the Prograf?

Posted 10 Dec 2017 by michelledemello 1 answer

I had a kidney transplant on November 11, 2017. I am taking 10 Prograf a day now. I am still having blood test twice a week. I get off and om night sweats where I am soaking wet. Should I be concerned? is this from the medication. No fever. BP ok. Been having muscle cramps but have upped my mmag ...

Tacrolimus - Dear Sir Re.: Prograf 0.5mg Besides the capsules, Does it has Oral...

Posted 28 Oct 2017 by ConnyL 0 answers

... solution? Because the patient want to switch the intake method to oral solution instead of capsules And where can we purchase this drug? Thank you & awaiting for you reply

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

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

Posted 17 Jun 2016 by Konopka 0 answers

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 drugs as well. Would rituximab be worth trying again and is it safe for her..

Anyone gain a bunch of weight on tacrolimus?

Posted 12 Apr 2016 by jessiwilliams 0 answers

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??

Are Tacrolimus Pangraf & Cellcept available and allowed in Germany?

Posted 9 Nov 2014 by nikhilJasani 1 answer

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 Germany or not. Also I'd like to know whether the same medicines are available there or not.

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

Posted 3 Sep 2014 by amulroon 2 answers

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 amount but need the medication to survive. Please help me.

Kidney disease, what can I expect?

Posted 20 Mar 2014 by endlessPred 2 answers

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 rejecting a kidney transplant. But then I have auto immune diseases so my body doesn't recognize me ...

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