Join Our Mailing List
Email:
Visit our blog  Find us on Google+  Find us on Pinterest  Like us on Facebook  Follow us on Twitter

 

Safe Eggs
Log Out | Topics | Edit Profile
Forum Archive
 

Prograf and Everolimus together Log Out | Topics | Register | Edit Profile

TransplantBuddies.org Forums » Buddies Blogs » Prograf and Everolimus together « Previous Next »
Author Message
RobbyK
Member
Username: Robbyk

Post Number: 1
Registered: 01-2014
Posted on Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 06:15 pm:   Edit Post Delete Post Print Post

I am a kidney transplant patient, presently on both Prograf and Zortress (also low dose prednisone). I see multiple entries from folks who say they were taking off Prograf once they started Zortress (Everolimus). I was initially on Cellcept with Prograf post transplant and I believe at week 2 after surgery, they stopped my Cellcept and started the Everolimus instead because they felt it would lessen my dose of Prograf, decrease the chance of further cyst development in my native kidneys (I have PKD), and that it would reduce the liklihood of scare tissue development in my grafted kidney. Does anyone know if I should not be on these two drugs simultaneously?}
Hostess Risť
Board Administrator
Username: Rise

Post Number: 17982
Registered: 05-2003


Posted on Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 07:46 pm:   Edit Post Delete Post Print Post

Welcome Robby to TransplantBuddies:-)

You will receive several replies if you can repost your question in our kidney forum http://www.transplantbuddies.org/tbx/messages/7/7.html?1390255952

It is easy to mistake one forum from the next on this site.

I sent you an invitation to join our transplant social on Transplant Friends.com
CF- dx at 2yrs. 2nd double lung tx-05 JMH
My Photos on Transplant Friends

Facebook-TransplantBuddiesfriends

Twitter-transplantbuds

Contact: transplantbuddies@gmail.com

Add Your Message Here
Post:
Bold text Italics Underline Create a hyperlink Insert a clipart image

Username: Posting Information:
This is a private posting area. Only registered users and moderators may post messages here.
Password:
Options: Automatically activate URLs in message
Action:
Topics | Last Day | Last Week | Tree View | User List | Help/Instructions | Program Credits Administration
 
Contact Us
Established 2000 © TransplantBuddies.org