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mycophenolate mofetil Images

Generic Name: mycophenolate mofetil

Brand Names: CellCept

There is an FDA Alert for this drug. Click here to view it.

    Immunosuppression
  • Immunosuppression may result in increased susceptibility to infection and possible development of lymphoma.
  • Only clinicians experienced in immunosuppressive therapy and management of renal, cardiac, or hepatic transplant patients should prescribe mycophenolate.
  • Patients should be managed in facilities equipped and staffed with appropriate laboratory and supportive resources; the clinician responsible for maintenance therapy should have complete information for patient follow-up.

    Fetotoxicity
  • May cause fetal harm; potential risk of congenital malformations and loss of pregnancy. Women of childbearing potential must use contraception. (See Fetal/Neonatal Morbidity and Mortality under Cautions.)

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