37 patient evaluations for Mycophenolate mofetil

Apr 4, 2010 (Started Sep 22, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for transplant rejection prevention)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (hair loss, chronic diarrhea, very low white blood cell count)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Cellcept is a pretty nasty medication. Recently experienced an adverse reaction where it knocked my WBC (white blood cell count) down to 2.2. Had to immediately be quarantined and stop CellCept completely. Took 8 days for WBC to return to normal levels, now am back on a low dose.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: chronic diarrhea, very low white blood cell count, hair loss

  • 1 helpful mark

Nov 20, 2010 (Started Sep 13, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for transplant rejection)
  • Side effects
    Mild (chest infection, feeling sick, diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I find this medication can give me diarrhoea, and can some times make me feel sick. I find this a pain having to take as I can not take it with some other medications that I take.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: diarrhea, feeling sick, chest infection, chest infection

  • 1 helpful mark

Sep 10, 2014 (Started Jun 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The first two weeks were tough on the stomach.//however the results are phenomenal! No cane or wheel chair great stamina brain works better.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 14, 2014 (Started Jun 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 18, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 9, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The first week hard on stomach but results worth pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 16, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily

  • 1 helpful mark
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