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Mycophenolate Mofetil Drug Information

Mycophenolate mofetil (CellCept®) is a medication prescribed to prevent organ rejection following a heart, kidney, or liver transplant. It comes as capsules, tablets, an oral liquid suspension, and an intravenous (IV) injection. Although your dosage will depend on various factors, this medicine is typically taken twice daily.
 
In most cases, people tolerate mycophenolate mofetil well. However, side effects may occur and can include swelling, pain, and high blood pressure. Most reactions tend to be mild and easily treated.
 
Before starting treatment with mycophenolate mofetil, make sure to review the drug's safety information with your healthcare provider. For example, you may not be able to use it if you have certain allergies, diabetes, or cancer. Also, this drug has the potential to react with certain other medications.
 
(For more information on this drug, click Mycophenolate Mofetil. This article offers a complete overview of this medicine, including details on how it works, its safety and effectiveness, and dosing guidelines.)
 

Mycophenolate Mofetil Drug Information

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