Mycophenolate

Category: Immunosuppressive



Mycophenolate Overview

Mycophenolic acid, also called mycophenolate[3], is an immunosuppressant drug used to prevent rejection in organ transplantation. It was initially marketed as the prodrug mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) to improve oral bioavailability. More recently, the salt mycophenolate sodium has also been introduced. Mycophenolate mofetil is marketed under the trade name CellCept and mycophenolate sodium as Myfortic. Discovered by an Italian medical scientist Bartolomeo Gosio in 1893, mycophe...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CellCept

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Patient has taken Mycophenolate Mofetil made by 2 different manufacterers. On one of them he has no trouble sleeping, on the other he suffer with insomnia. Is the chemical makeup of the following two pills identical? mylan/472 and 93/7477 ## The active ingredients are the same, but the inactive ingredients could be different. Which one is causing the insomnia? Is the patient on any other medications? From what I've found, the FDA does not list insomnia as a possible side effect, but many patients have reported experiencing it.

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orange oblong ## The pill which you are describing is Mycophenolate mofetil (500 mg). Mycophenolate mofetil is indicated for the prevention of organ transplant rejection in adults and renal transplant rejection in children over 2 years More details about this medication are available at: Do you have any other questions or information to add? Please post back if you do...

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round peach or pink 477 at bottom ## I located a match to a purple oblong pill with 93 above 7477, this pill is Mycophenolate Mofetil 500 mg. Mycophenolate Mofetil is an immunosuppressant drug used to prevent rejection in organ transplantation. To learn more click on the link below... Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Mycophenolate
  • Capsule: 250mg
  • Injection: 500mg, 500mg/vial
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 200mg/ml
  • Suspension: 200mg/ml
  • Tablet: 500mg
  • Tablet, Delayed Release: 180mg, 360mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Mycophenolate: (8 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 16729-189 Mycophenolic Acid 360 mg Oral Tablet, Delayed Release by Accord Healthcare Inc.
  • 16729-261 Mycophenolic Acid 180 mg Oral Tablet, Delayed Release by Accord Healthcare Inc.
  • 60429-016 Mycophenolic Acid 180 mg Oral Tablet, Delayed Release by Golden State Medical Supply, Inc.
  • 60429-017 Mycophenolic Acid 360 mg Oral Tablet, Delayed Release by Golden State Medical Supply, Inc.
  • 60505-2965 Mycophenolic Acid 180 mg Oral Tablet, Delayed Release by Apotex Corp
  • 60505-2966 Mycophenolic Acid 360 mg Oral Tablet, Delayed Release by Apotex Corp
  • 68084-907 Mycophenolic Acid 180 mg Oral Tablet, Delayed Release by American Health Packaging
  • 68084-918 Mycophenolic Acid 360 mg Oral Tablet, Delayed Release by American Health Packaging

Other drugs which contain Mycophenolate or a similar ingredient: (2 results)

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