Primary immunosuppression with tacrolimus and low-dose mycophenolate mofetil in renal transplant recipients.

@article{Yeung2004PrimaryIW,
  title={Primary immunosuppression with tacrolimus and low-dose mycophenolate mofetil in renal transplant recipients.},
  author={Sam C M Yeung and Wai Kan Kassel Tsang and Kwok Lung Matthew Tong and Sharon H A Wong and Wei-Chen Lee and Hon Lok Tang and Hilda W Chan and Albert Y W Chan},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={2004},
  volume={36 7},
  pages={2084-6}
}
Both tacrolimus and mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) are potent immunosuppressive agents used in combination for prevention of acute rejection in renal transplantation. We studied the efficacy and safety of tacrolimus/MMF-based primary immunosuppression as well as their pharmacokinetics (PK) in Chinese renal transplant recipients. Oral tacrolimus was initiated… CONTINUE READING