Effect of active infection on cytochrome P450-mediated metabolism of cyclosporine in renal transplant patients

  • S.K. Hegazy, A.G. Adam, N.A. Hamdy, N.M. Khalafallah
  • Transplant Infectious Disease, May 2015, Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1111/tid.12375

Infection-cyclosporine interaction

What is it about?

Active infection increased cyclosporine level in renal transplant patients

Why is it important?

To monitor cyclosporine level in case of infection and adjust doses, to avoid possible nephrotoxicity and also to monitor drug levels after infection is resolved.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tid.12375

The following have contributed to this page: Dr Noha A Hamdy and Nawal Khalafallah