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    4 Drugs classified under this active ingredient


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    Deximune 25, 50, 100 mg
    Dexcel
    RX
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    Deximune 25, 50, 100 mg

    Immunosuppressant. Cyclosporine 25, 50, 100 mg.
    CAPS: 50 x 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg. 2 div.
    doses dly. See lit.
    Prophylax. organ reject. kidney, liver,
    heart allogenic tranplants in conjunct.
    with corticosteroids. May also be used in
    the tmt. of chron. rejects. in pts previously
    treated with other immunosuppress.
    agents. Bone marrow transplant., endog.
    uveit., severe psoriasis above age 16 that
    does not respond to other tmt. Atopic
    dermatit. in adults only up to 8 wks.,
    severe cases in which convention. ther. is
    ineffect. or inapprop. Severe cases rheum.
    arthrit., when standard tmt. ineffect. or
    inapprop. Nephrot. syndr. type MCD
    (minimal change dis.) when convention.
    ther. failed.
    C/I: Hypersens. to active subs., excips.,
    lact., pts. atopic dermatit. and psoriasis
    with impair. kidney funct., unstable BP,
    uncontrol. infect./any type malign.
    except certain skin tumors req. biopsy
    prior use; pts. rheum. arthrit. with impair.
    kidney funct., unstable BP, uncontrol.
    infect./any type malign., pts <18 yrs.
    Concurr. with tacrolimus, rosuvastatin.
    Pts. with nephrot. syndr. with unstable
    BP, uncontrol. infect./any type malign.
    See lit.

    Restasis
    Allergan
    RX
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    Restasis

    Cyclosporine. Cyclosporine 0.05%.
    SINGLE USE VIALS: 32 x 0.4 ml. 1 drop 2
    x dly into ea. eye ±12 hrs. apart. Can be
    used concom. with artificial tears;
    allow 15 min. betw. products.
    Incr. tear product. due to ocular inflamm.
    assoc. with keratoconjuntivit.
    C/I: Active ocular infect., hypersens.,
    while wearing contact lenses, pregn.
    lact. child under 16 yrs.

    Sandimmun Concentrate for Infusion
    Novartis
    RX
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    Sandimmun Concentrate for Infusion

    Immunosuppressant. Cyclosporine 50 mg/ml.
    AMPS: 10 x 5 ml. See lit.
    Proph. organ reject. kidney, liver, heart
    allogen. transplants in conjunct. with
    corticosteroids., chron. reject. in pts
    previously treated with other
    immunosuppress.
    agents, bone marrow transplant.
    C/I: Known hypersens. to cyclosporine
    and/or polyoxyethylated castor oil.

    Sandimmun Neoral
    Novartis
    RX
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    Sandimmun Neoral

    Immunosuppressant. Cyclosporine 25, 50, 100 mg.
    SOFT GELATINE CAPS: 50 x 25 mg, 50
    mg, 100 mg. 2 div. doses dly. See lit.
    SOLN: 50 ml x 100 mg/ml. 2 div. doses
    dly. Dosage must be ajust. individ.
    accord. to pt. med. cond.
    Solid organ transplant., bone marrow
    transplant, endog. uveitis, severe
    psoriasis, above age 16 that did not
    respond to other treatment; atopic
    dermatit. in adults for only up to 8 wks,
    for severe cases in which conventional
    ther. ineffect. / inapprop., rheum. arthrit:
    severe cases when standard tmt. ineffect.
    / inapprop., nephrotic syndr. type MCD
    (minimal change disease) in cases where
    conventional ther. has failed.
    C/I: Hypersens. Comb. with Hypericum
    perforatum (St John´s Wort).
    Comb. with substrates for the multidrug
    efflux transporter P-gp or the organ.
    anion transport. proteins and for which
    elevat. plasma conc. are assoc. with
    serious and/or life-threaten. events, e.g.
    bosentan, dabigatran etexilate, aliskiren.

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