IMMUNOSUPPRESSIVE AGENTS SIDE EFFECTS
CALCINEURIN INHIBITORS Hypertension, renal toxicity, neurotoxicity, diabetes, dislipidemia, gingival hyperplasia, hirsutism.
MAMMALIAN TARGET OF RAPAMYCIN Dislipidemia, anemia, leucopenia, thrombocytopenia, hepatic artery thrombosis, wound dehiscence, aphtous ulcers,
INHIBITORS arthralgia, proteinuria
MYCOPHENOLIC ACID Anorexia, abdominal pain, gastritis, diarrhea, neutropenia
CORTICOSTEROIDS Hypertension, pancreatitis, peptic ulcer, osteoporosis, aseptic necrosis of femoral head, diabetes, hyperlipidemia, risk of infections, difficult wound healing
AntiCD3 monoclonal antibodies Fever, hypotension, headache, aseptic meningitis, dyspnea, vomiting, diarrhea
Antithymocyte globuline Leucopenia, thrombocytopenia
Anti IL-2 alpha chain receptor antibodies Risk of acute rejection
Anti –CD52 monoclonal antibodies Risk of acute rejection
Table 2: Immunosuppressive Drugs and Side Effects.