Sandimmum Neoral is used to prevent your body rejecting a new organ after a liver, kidney or heart transplant. It works by weakening your immune system ... View More
Uses of Sandimmum Neoral
Side effects of Sandimmum Neoral
How to use Sandimmum Neoral
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not chew, crush or break it. Sandimmum Neoral is to be taken with food.
How Sandimmum Neoral works
Sandimmum Neoral is an immunosuppressant. It works by suppressing your body’s immune response to help accept a newly transplanted organ (e.g., liver, ki... View More
What if you forget to take Sandimmum Neoral?
If you miss a dose of Sandimmum Neoral, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back ... View More
Ulcerative colitis, Rheumatoid arthritis, Psoriasis, Missed abortion, Nephrotic syndrome ,Urticaria, Bone marrow transplantation, Organ transplantation,... View More
May be taken with or without food. Take consistently w/ regard to time of day & relation to meals. Avoid grapefruit juice. IV Preparation Dilute 1 m... View More
Oral Immunosuppression in organ transplantation Adult: Initially, 10-15 mg/kg/day, starting 4-12 hr before procedure and continued for 1-2 wk; usual m... View More
Oral Nephrotic syndrome Child: 6 mg/kg daily, given in 2 divided doses.
Hypersensitivity; malignant neoplasms; uncontrolled hypertension; psoriasis; lactation.
Mode of Action
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>10% Tremor (12-55%),Nephrotoxicity (32%),Hypertension (26%),Infection (3-25%),Headache (2-25%),Nausea (23%),Hirsutism (21%),Hypertrichosis (5-19%),Fem... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy Category: C; take into consideration alcohol content of various cyclosporine formulations Lactation: excreted in breast milk, do not nurse
Increased ciclosporin level by diltiazem, doxycycline, erythromycin, ketoconazole, methylprednisolone (high doses), nicardipine, verapamil, oral contrac... View More
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