Organ transplants

Graft-versus-host disease

(GVHD)

Top Medications for Graft-versus-host disease according to our users

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All Medications for Graft-versus-host disease

  • Enbrel
    (etanercept)
    Prescription only

    Enbrel (etanercept) effectively calms down your immune system, but it puts you at risk of serious infections.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Injection
  • Prograf
    (tacrolimus)
    Prescription only

    Prograf (tacrolimus) is a good medicine that prevents rejection of an organ transplant, but you will need to be on it lifelong.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Extended release
    • Injection
  • Rituxan
    (Rituximab)
    Prescription only

    Rituxan (Rituximab) is effective for treating multiple types of cancer and arthritis. That said, you'll need to watch for possibly serious side effects, especially infusion reactions.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Infusion (IV)
  • Neoral
    (cyclosporine)
    Prescription only

    Neoral (cyclosporine) is good at preventing rejection of a transplanted organ, and is also used for treating rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Liquid
  • CellCept
    (mycophenolate)
    Prescription only

    CellCept (mycophenolate) is good at preventing organ transplant rejection, but you’ll need regular blood tests to make sure you don't develop any serious side effects.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Liquid
    • Suspension

Medication side effects for Graft-versus-host disease

These are some of the most common side effects from clinical trials for Abnormal kidney function.

  • CellCept: 22%
  • 22%25%
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At this end, no one is expected to have Abnormal kidney function

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At this end, almost everyone is expected to have Abnormal kidney function

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