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  1. pyroderma gangrenosa
    ... Systemic therapies (pills) would include corticosteroids, cyclosporine , mycophenolate mofetil, azathioprine, dapsone, tacrolimus...

  2. looking for info on rare disorder
    ... quite a few currently in use such as MMF [CellCept], Cyclosporine [Neoral], Pentastatin, FK506 [Tacrolimus], photophoresis ... uspdi/203436.html[/url] Neoral - The most stable cyclosporine formulation is the Neoral which is why it's used most...

General Health board

  1. Please Please Please Let Me Eat Grapefruit!!! :)
    ... cilostazol clarithromycin Clomipramine codeine cyclosporine dapsone dextromethorphan diazepam diltiazem ...

Allergies board

  1. Hives
    ... a while. I am just wondering if anyone has taken cyclosporine for hives and at what dosage?...
    ... took me off the meds and gave me a prescription for cyclosporine and tested me for h. pylori which came back neg. ...

  2. Chronic Hives(urticaria) Dermatographisim etc...
    ... with plasmapheresis, intravenous immune globulin, or cyclosporine (Neoral, Sandimmune, SangCya) to remove or suppress ... urticaria, except that in severe cases, plasmapheresis, cyclosporine therapy, and intravenous immune globulin infusions ... cases, plasma exchange has been used (9). The roles of cyclosporine , intravenous immune globulin, and monoclonal antibody ... blockers, leukotriene blockers, dapsone or colchicine, cyclosporine , or glucocorticoids; antibody removal by plasmapheresis...

Alternative Medicine board

  1. St. John's Wort/Kava Kava

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. Luvox, Flexeril, Provigil, Indomethacin
    ... 3A4-mediated first-pass metabolism (e.g., buspirone, cyclosporine , felodipine, lovastatin, midazolam, nifedipine, nisoldipine...

Pain Management board

  1. Shoreline, can you explain this plz? Whaddya think?
    ... toxicity, or both. The authors considered both cyclosporine and tacrolimus to be critical-dose drugs. Sorry...

Rare Disorders board

  1. anyone with behcets?
    ... he could have leukodystrophy. My friend is taking Cyclosporine from the last three months... would you please tell...

  2. TTP - I need answers
    ... with immunotherapy drugs (prednisone, vincristine, cyclosporine , and others). Good luck! zuzu xx...

Arthritis board

  1. psoriatic arthritis
    ... edications such as methotrexate, sulfasalazine, gold and or cyclosporine . Proper diet, exercise, rest and splints can also...

  2. Seems all the anti inflamatories are
    ... include methotrexate (Rheumatrex), sulfasalazine, cyclosporine , azathioprine (Imuran) and cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan...

  3. Psoriatic Arthritis
    ... They include the prescription drugs methotrexate, cyclosporine and oral retinoids. If you've been diagnosed with...

Neuromuscular Diseases board

  1. My mum has myasthenia gravis
    ... immunosuppressant drugs, including prednisone, Imuran, Cyclosporine , or CellCept--or other treatments, such as IVIG infusions...

Bowel Disorders board

  1. help me decide whether surgery is the right choice for the UC
    ... making my flare-up worse. It came down to trying cyclosporine , which had dangerous side-effects or surgery and the ... doctors felt that I was too ill to try the cyclosporine , so they brought in the surgeon. I had always been...

  2. colitis
    ... to suppress immune system activity. This could be Cyclosporine (Neoral) or something called Tacrolemus. These are...

Crohn's Disease / Ulcerative Colitis board

  1. Ulcerative Colitis seeking treatment options
    ... but can only take that for short times. Now I am on cyclosporine which has decreased the frequency of trips to the...

Sinus Problems board

  1. sinus problems and dry, red eyes
    ... have used the medication you mention (the one with cyclosporine ). It is newer on the market, expensive and not for...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. Question about lab results.
    ... the sjogrens and to have my thyroid checked (I take Cyclosporine to see if that helps, after a few weeks thought so...

  2. Question about tests
    ... Treatments include Corticosteroids and other drugs such as cyclosporine and azathioprine help patients with MG by suppressing...

Eye & Vision board

  1. Restatis-side effects
    ... has had any body wide side effects with Restatis ( cyclosporine ) after using it for several months or more?...

  2. can Restasis cause Eyecancer?
    ... using it since 5 months. But now some tell me that Cyclosporine can cause Eyecancer later on? is that true? ...
    ... that if you take restasis over a long period, this Cyclosporine (Protein) can kind of leave stains in the eyes, which...

  3. Conjunctivochalasis
    ... that I use is based in castor oil - and studies on cyclosporine show that cyclosporine in a cyclodextrin solution ... investigate, do a search on pubmed and use keywords, " cyclosporine " and "cyclodextrin" and "eye" or "ocular" - Also...
    ... local eye doc recommended a few weeks ago that I try cyclosporine at 10x the dosage - but that too had a preservative ... couldn't tolerate it. I think the idea was that the cyclosporine at a higher dosage would further suppress the inflammation...

  4. painful eyes
    ... and he pointed that out. Im sure we have access to cyclosporine though and I have heard of people getting drops made...

  5. Filamentary Keratitus
    ... luorometholone preservative free drops from them as well as Cyclosporine drops (before Restasis came out) and some other drops...

  6. about Use Restasis
    ... I am using Restasis ( cyclosporine ) for my eye problem. I have a question: The Instruction...

  7. Restasis or Erythromycin Ointment?
    ... Restasis is a form of Cyclosporine , which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory. The idea ... are hitting the dryness from both ends. I tried Cyclosporine drops in my eyes before it was even FDA approved. ... out, since it was a different formulation than the Cyclosporine I was using. Well, I found out the hard way that I...

  8. Dry Eyes
    ... Restasis for me. My doc says I must be allergic to Cyclosporine , the active ingredient. :(...

  9. Iritis/Uveitis: Is anyone dealing with this disease?
    ... rapidly in my 20's. I'm currently on methotrexate and cyclosporine . I have also done the steriod thing. I have secondary...
    ... would be interested to know what methotrexate and cyclosporine are and which country you are in as it seems different...

  10. Dry eyes....Help!
    ... certainly could help you. I even tried a form of Cyclosporine befor Restasis was approved. I was allergic to that ... too. But since Restasis was a different compound of cyclosporine , we thought I should try it. I am allergic to that...
    ... it is very potent immunosuppresive medicine called cyclosporine . Why would you put cyclosporin in your eyes? I guesss...
    ... stimulate tear production, that I can remember is Cyclosporine (Restasis). Not only did it not work, but I am allergic...
    ... now I have punctum plugs, but I want to try Restatis cyclosporine ??? well, maybe it'll help. How are you doing with...

  11. question for purple2067
    ... mentioned in another thread that you're allergic to cyclosporine . Did you have a sudden and dramatic allergic reaction...
    ... very subtle. Before Restasis came out, I was using Cyclosporine Ophthalmic Suspension, (preservative free) specially ... more than usual. But that is a normal reaction to cyclosporine . So we didn't think anything of it. But over a few ... that I had no infection, we knew that it was from the cyclosporine . I stopped it immediately and it went away. But then...
    ... it hard to believe that I could be allergic to the Cyclosporine as well. He had never seen it before either. But he ... was definitely having an allergic reaction to the Cyclosporine . I did have very very bad inflammation as a reaction...

  12. Restasis anyone for dry eye?
    ... ocular pressure while on the steroids?) Restasis is Cyclosporine . If you are not allergic to Cyclosporine, you should...

  13. Restasis Question !?!
    ... drops, steriod drops, and Restasis (didn't know it was cyclosporine ) at the same time would cause one not to work ......
    ... drops, steriod drops, and Restasis (didn't know it was cyclosporine ) at the same time would cause one not to work ......

  14. Tears...
    ... lacrimal glands and subconjunctival tissues. Indeed, cyclosporine is distinguished as the only available drug for treating ... Wilson said. Significant treatment benefits for cyclosporine were also observed in terms of reducing corneal staining ... estigators did not detect drugs in the blood of hundreds of cyclosporine -treated patients. Moreover, there was no evidence ... and eyelids. The most exciting aspect of topical cyclosporine is that it might be used early after diagnosis of ... to cure inflammatory dry eye disease using topical cyclosporine . Just as aggressive early treatment has been shown ... artificial tears only, Dr Wilson is already offering cyclosporine as an option to his patients with early disease. ... therefore unresponsive to anti-inflammatory treatment with cyclosporine . In addition, diquafosol might be a useful adjuvant ... moderate-to-severe disease who are being started on cyclosporine . “It takes one to three months for patients to ... benefit from cyclosporine treatment, but diquafosol appears to have a faster ... it theoretically might provide interim relief until cyclosporine takes effect. “However, the studies have shown...
    ... artificial tears. Unfortunately for me, I'm allergic to Cyclosporine . :( I am using my Refresh Endura twice a day,...

  15. meibomian gland dysfunction
    ... can and more importantly will consider compounding cyclosporine 0.05% drops if you haven't already. This is the generic ... to treat qualitative DES (versus quantitative that cyclosporine is aimed at). I have both types unfortunately (well...
    ... problem Allergan faced was the first medicine with the cyclosporine , also had this new vehicle that the medicine was dissolved ... relief patients were getting was from the oil or the cyclosporine ! Ooops! :) The result? They had to repeat this...

Lasik Eye Surgery board

  1. Restasis Post Lasik?
    ... by conventional doctors). Restasis does contain cyclosporine , which is an immunosuppressant and has been linked ... mice. I just read a study, however, indicating that cyclosporine A may have long-term benefits for dry eye, although...

Anemia board

  1. Auto Immune hymolyptic aneamia (AIHA)
    ... recommended to me: 1) Prednisone 2) Rituxan 3) Cyclosporine (usually administered along with Prednisone) 4) Spleenecto...

  2. AIHA question
    ... slow the AIHA was a combination of Azathoiprine and Cyclosporine . But after weaning them off the AIHA relapsed quite ... able to come off the azathioprine and most of the cyclosporine for now and only taking 10mg of pred. You never...

  3. cold agglutinin Hemolytic anemia
    ... Sometimes I see it in the top of my legs. I have been on cyclosporine pills and cytoxan chemo drugs. They didn't work....
    ... of a ride since I was diagnosed. They first tried cyclosporine (pill form of chemo) to bring my immune system down...

Blood and Blood Vessel board

  1. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura.(ttp)
    ... transfusion.Now I have to take 300 milagrams of Neoral cyclosporine for my body to react to the treament and if my count...

  2. Living with chronic disease...please help
    ... home for thanksgiving care. 1 more week of ATG with cyclosporine . and here we are, almost a year later, still tired...

  3. Aplastic Anemia and alcohol consumption
    ... someone with this disease? She takes Procrit and Cyclosporine . Any help would be greatly appreciated....

  4. Aplastic Anemia - Herbal Medication Advice
    ... medication, it could make everything worse. I have been on cyclosporine following ATG since last november, and must consult ... it, because certaind drugs increase the amount of cyclosporine in the body. I cannot stress enough to take your doctor...

High Cholesterol board

  1. A quote from Pfizer about Lipitor
    ... myopathy is increased with concurrent administration of cyclosporine , fibric acid derivatives, erythromycin, azole antifungals...

  2. My first post, need everyone's advice
    ... about other medications you are taking, including cyclosporine , warfarin, gemfibrozil, or antacids. Simple blood...

  3. Low thyroid and Crestor - confused -
    ... given with various medications, including fibrates, cyclosporine , azole antifungals, warfarin, nefazodone, and macrolide...

  4. results
    ... anticonvulsants (such as phenytoin), methotrexate, cyclosporine , levodopa, theophylline, niacin, and cholestyramine...

  5. Seriously high triglycerides, 500+
    ... class is increased with concurrent administration of cyclosporine , fibric acid derivatives, erythromycin, niacin, or...

Fibromyalgia board

  1. Headaches
    ... but now I more or less have that under control with cyclosporine drops. However, when I do get run down I have pains...
    ... but now I more or less have that under control with cyclosporine drops. However, when I do get run down I have pains...

  2. Communicable element?
    ... immunosuppressive disorder, etc. I have now been placed on cyclosporine drops for one year in hopes that this will force tear...

  3. Can fibromyalgia trigger pleurisy?
    ... years. Awhile back the eye doctor put me on Restasis ( cyclosporine ) eye drops which I must use in each eye twice a day...

Lupus board

  1. Lupus after foot surgery
    ... suppressants are at increased risk, too: prednisone & cyclosporine were the two examples cited on that one. AND, people...
    ... suppressants are at increased risk, too: prednisone & cyclosporine were the two examples cited on that one. AND, people...

Lyme Disease board

  1. Meds for Bartonella
    ... carbamazepine, benzodiazepines, barbiturates, and cyclosporine ; may potentiate anticoagulant effects of warfarin...

  2. I have SO HAD IT WITH THIS DISEASE!!!!
    ... drugs she is on are the worst for her - prednisone and cyclosporine (a immune suppressant). I am just tired of the...

  3. Does my DOG have Lyme Disease? Does my GRANDMA have Lyme disease? Info Overload???
    ... Perianal fistulas. She has been on metronidazol, cyclosporine , prednisone, and another drug ketoconozole to increase ... the strength of the cyclosporine so you don't have to use as much since it is $400 ... shutting down her immune system's over reaction with the Cyclosporine . Here is the even crazier thing...we had to put...
    ... Perianal fistulas. She has been on metronidazol, cyclosporine , prednisone, and another drug ketoconozole to increase ... the strength of the cyclosporine so you don't have to use as much since it is $400...

Kidney Disorders board

  1. IgA - Cellcept
    ... Thanks JSCA. I know the alternatives - steriods, cyclosporine , etc - potentially have worse side effects than CellCept...

  2. Biopsy anyone?
    ... don't usually get life threatening infections like cyclosporine and cytoxins, also they will want you to take bactrim...

  3. Fsgs
    ... but blow him up like a beach ball. Then he was on Cyclosporine for a little over a year that also did nothing for ... of last week his doctor is weaning him off of the cyclosporine and told him that there is nothing else they can do...

Liver & Pancreas Disorders board

  1. Long term use of transplant drugs
    ... me and supports me in many ways. I take 150 mg of cyclosporine twice daily, 5 mg of prednisolone, iron, calcium, ... muscle spasms in my back right now as they tell me the cyclosporine has damaged my muscles. Also have arthritis and have ... reached that anything I complain about is caused by the cyclosporine . Or it's a good excuse for the doctors to brush me...

  2. Inflamtion in the liver? Please help
    ... against toxic side effects associated with cisplatin and cyclosporine , two medications that are commonly used to treat cancer...

  3. Did a liver flush for mild fatty liver feel great
    ... wrong marcia! can you imagine me mixing that with cyclosporine ?? LOL i guess the real secret is that when your...

  4. Liver Disease??
    ... research is as new as august. know i am taking the cyclosporine because of recent data by jennie heathcoate up in...

Asthma board

  1. Methotrexate for severe asthma?
    ... appointments, etc.) I just began 50mg of Sandimmune ( cyclosporine ) twice a day about a week ago, much to my disappointment...

  2. Severe Asthma
    ... hope I don't have to be on it) but it's generic is cyclosporine . My immune system is already shot with the pred (I ... thrush). Maybe you could ask your doctor about the cyclosporine , it might work for you. Xolair might help you also...

Psoriasis board

  1. dealing with psoriasis
    ... anyway i am now taking raptiva shots, 200 mg. of cyclosporine , tanning, and using foam for my scalp. if i tan every ... miss a few days, or if i miss a couple of days of the cyclosporine , it goes crazy. i have not had good results with the ... making it alot worse. i know i can not keep taking the cyclosporine forever so whats next? anyone got any advice?????...

  2. psoriasis
    ... etc Nothing really worked for me until I started cyclosporine . It isn't a fun drug, blood tests every week, then...

Transplants board

  1. kidney transplant and meds
    ... 100mg AM and 75mg PM. Keeping the trough reading for Cyclosporine about 150 to 250. I take 500mg Cellcept twice daily...

Women's Health board

  1. Chronic Urticaria
    ... Hydroxyzine 25 mg, Ranitidine 150 mg, Zyrtec 10 mg, Cyclosporine 100 mg, Doxepin 25 mg, Cyproheptadine 4 mg, Sulfasalazine...

  2. having trouble sleeping
    ... hydroclorothiazide, cozaar, clonidine, I am also on cyclosporine , azathropine, prednisone for Heart Transplant, prempro...

  3. Bleeding again after menstrual cycle ended