Cyclosporine (Neoral) is a prescription medication that is used to treat severe rheumatoid arthritis or psoriasis. Cyclosporine may also be prescribed to help prevent organ rejection following an organ transplant. Cyclosporine works by weakening your body’s immune system.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of cyclosporine include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of cyclosporine:
What should I do if I miss a dose of cyclosporine?
If you miss a dose of cyclosporine, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of cyclosporine?
Cyclosporine is available in strengths of 25mg, 50mg, and 100mg.