Ciclosporin in Autoimmune Diseases — Side Effects (with Emphasis on Renal Dysfunction) and Recommendations for Use
Based on theoretical considerations, results of animal studies in various autoimmune disease models and anecdotal experience in patients , a systematic clinical research programme of ciclosporin (CyA) treatment in various autoimmune diseases was undertaken in 1982. About 1000 patients have since been treated with CyA, and the side-effect profile is emerging.
KeywordsToxicity Arthritis Filtration Lymphoma Creatinine
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