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Systemic lupus erythematosus , often abbreviated to SLE or lupus, is a systemic autoimmune disease (or Autoimmunity conn...
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CellCept vs Solu Medrol

CellCept
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Solu Medrol
Other name: Mycophenolate Mofetil (Mycophenolate Mofetil)
Other name: Methylprednisolone (Methylprednisolone)
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Mycophenolic acid International Nonproprietary Name or mycophenolate is an Immunosuppression drug used to prevent Transplant rejection in organ transplantation. It was initially marketed as the prodrug mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) to improve ...
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Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid or corticosteroid drug. It is marketed in the USA and Canada under the brand names Medrol and Solu-Medrol. It is also available as a generic drug.It is a variant of prednisolone, methylated at carbon 6 of ...
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Hair Loss
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Rash
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Diabetes
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Metallic Taste
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Mycophenolic acid International Nonproprietary Name or mycophenolate is an Immunosuppression drug used to prevent Transplant rejection in organ transplantation. It was initially marketed as the prodrug mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) to improve ...
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Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid or corticosteroid drug. It is marketed in the USA and Canada under the brand names Medrol and Solu-Medrol. It is also available as a generic drug.It is a variant of prednisolone, methylated at carbon 6 of ...
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Cellcept and SoluMedrol infusions helped me significantly....
" ...was totally impressed. I take Cellcept. I am on a very ...there 3 years ago. I went from being paralyzed to walking with braces and a cane. The Cellcept and SoluMedrol infusions helped me... "

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cellcept for many years with no side effects. You would t...
" ...three days if IV solumedrol and that really has me upside down. Just seems so weird that its been helpful and non problematic for ...and have been taking cellcept for many years with no side effects.... "

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(with my afo's on). I have to use a cane but it is amazing...
" ...blood clots from it. I was given SoluMedrol infusions (high doses), and ...cidp improves. Have you tried the Solu Medrol infusions? Or Cellcept? I was wheelchair bound and I am finally taking steps (with... "

llcept, or it could just be the \"normal\" course of my MS...
" ...on a course of Cytoxan/Solumedrol, which did nothing for ...At that time, my neurologist prescribed Cellcept for me. I tolerate ...That could be the Cellcept, or it could just be the \"normal\" course of my... "

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hange. Also take 200 mg of Cellcept daily. Sure is inte...
" ...IVIG products prior to Gamunex and were they as effective? I had been on ...and have seen improvement. IV solumedrol every three weeks keeps my pain under control much of the time. ...after plasma exchange.... "

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as made a bigger difference in slower the CIDP down in me....
" ...a 1000 mg of cellcept a day and had a problem with the nausea, the doctor can give ...combination of drugs I take the cellcept with either smaller treatments ...an iv form. The cellcept has made a bigger... "

can no longer tolerate the Solumedrol, just prednisone. It...
" I take Mestinon and Cellcept but I have had Solumedrol frequently because I also have ...the MG I can no longer tolerate the Solumedrol, just prednisone. It caused severe... "

and IV SoluMedrol has helped me go from paralyzed to...
" I have not tried it myself as the Cellcept and IV SoluMedrol has helped me go from paralyzed to walking with braces... Still wish I could just be healed. However, I have had several... "

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P/E and it works well for me. I also take Cellcept....
" ...(up to 100 mg/day) and solumedrol (1000mg IV / week). I ...not tapering off the solumedrol. I know it is probly not recommended but for me there was no side effect of being off of ...for me. I also... "

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e on Cellcept. It isn't working at allI know about those o...
" ...blind since '91. They treat flares with Solumedrol which doesn't work for me ...as well as ACTH. I was on Betaseron for 20 years and the progression of symptoms has been slowed down ...Went off Beta when... "

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