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[The safety and efficacy of LCP-tacrolimus in maintenance immunosuppressive therapy after kidney transplantation]

CSEPREKÁL Orsolya1, KEGLEVICH András2, REMPORT Ádám1

FEBRUARY 26, 2022

Hypertension and nephrology - 2022;26(01)

DOI: https://doi.org/10.33668/hn.26.006

[This paper provides a comprehensive review of a new, innovative formulation of one of the cornerstones of immunosuppressive maintenance therapy, tacrolimus (LifeCycle Pharma Tac, LCP-Tac, LCPT). This brief overview provides a deeper insight into the scientific literature of LCP-Tac. In summary, once daily LCP-Tac, a medication available in routine clinical practice, can provide effective and safe blood levels in renal transplant patients. Furthermore LCP-Tac may require lower doses of tacrolimus due to increased bioavailability thanks to the innovative MeltDose® technology.]

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  1. SE Sebészeti, Transzplantációs és Gasztroenterológiai Klinika, Budapest
  2. Chiesi Hungary Kft., Budapest

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