When Should Gengraf Be Avoided?

Who Should Not Take Gengraf?

You should not take Gengraf if you are:
 
  • Allergic to it, cyclosporine, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Taking the drug for rheumatoid arthritis or psoriasis and have kidney disease, untreated high blood pressure, or cancer.
     
  • Receiving psoralen and ultraviolet A light (PUVA) therapy, ultraviolet B light (UVB) therapy, methotrexate (Rheumatrex®) or other immunosuppressants, radiation therapy, or coal tar for psoriasis.
     

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which this drug should not be used, as well as several safety issues people should be aware of before starting treatment. However, it is possible that not all of the Gengraf warnings and precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, talk with your healthcare provider about the specific issues that may apply to you.
 
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