Overview ( 590 members taking Cyclosporine )
This product is used primarily in the prevention of organ transplant rejection, rheumatoid arthritis, and psoriasis. It works by suppressing the immune system, specifically the T-cells.
This product has a black box warning relating to prescribers needing to be familiar with complete prescribing information, the increased risk of infection due to immunosuppression, the need for continued monitoring of drug levels to prevent toxicity, and an increased risk of skin malignancies, high blood pressure, and kidney toxicity.
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