4 patient evaluations for Mycophenolate mofetil with a burden rating of Somewhat hard to take

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Jan 2, 2012 (Started Mar 06, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Prevent organ rejection)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (stomach irritation if not enough food in stomach)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I had to stop my mycophenolate because I was having a lot of stomach pain. They put me on myfortic instead.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 20, 2010 (Started Sep 13, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for transplant rejection)
  • Side effects
    Mild (diarrhea, feeling sick, chest infection)
  • 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

Oct 22, 2010 (Started May 25, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for transplant rejection prevention)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take 360mg Myfortic 2x/day. It is a little inconvenient to take, BUT BOT as inconvenient as insulin injections I took for 44+ years!
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 20, 2010 (Started Apr 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for transplant rejection prevention)
  • Side effects
    Severe (dry mouth, weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1500 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dry mouth, weight gain

  • 0 helpful marks
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