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Sandimmun Injection

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Sandimmun Injection

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Cyclosporin साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Sandimmun Information

Sandimmun Benefits & Uses

Sandimmun is used to treat the following -

Sandimmun Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Sandimmun

Cyclosporin

Sandimmun Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Sandimmun is used -

  1. Headache Severe
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Increased hair growth
  4. Increased blood pressure
  5. Renal Impairment
  6. Loss of appetite
  7. Diarrhoea
  8. Tremor
  9. Skin Rash Severe
  10. Fever Severe

Sandimmun Related Warnings

Is the use of Sandimmun safe for pregnant women?

Side effects of Sandimmun during pregnancy are not known because scientific research on this topic hasn't been done.

Unknown

Is the use of Sandimmun safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Sandimmun. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Sandimmun on the Kidneys?

Sandimmun may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Sandimmun on the Liver?

Side effects of Sandimmun rarely affect the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Sandimmun on the Heart?

Sandimmun may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Sandimmun with Other Drugs

Sandimmun should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Sandimmun Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Sandimmun unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Stomach ache
  2. Back Pain
  3. Chest Pain
  4. Dizziness
  5. Fever
  6. Headache
  7. Skin Rash
  8. Shortness of Breath
  9. Bleeding
  10. Constipation
  11. Liver Disease
  12. Allergy
  13. Psoriasis
  14. Kidney Disease
  15. Rheumatoid Arthritis

Frequently asked Questions about Sandimmun

Is this Sandimmun habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Sandimmun has not been reported.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Sandimmun will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

Safe

Is it safe?

Sandimmun is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Sandimmun is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

No

Sandimmun Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Sandimmun

Eating certain foods may increase the time it takes Sandimmun to have an effect. You should consult your doctor about it.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Sandimmun

Consumption of alcohol and Sandimmun together may have severe effects on your health.

Severe
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Sandimmune® (cyclosporine)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 876-881
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 377-380
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