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Everolimus

everolimus
Everolimus lowers your body's immune system. The immune system helps your body fight infections. The immune system can also fight or "reject" a transplanted organ such as a liver or kidney. This is because the immune system treats the new organ as an invader. The Everolimus may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
everolimus
DRUG TYPE
mTOR inhibitors

Frequently Asked Questions

Serious and sometimes fatal infections may occur during treatment with Zortress. Call your doctor right away if you have signs of infection such as fever or chills.

Zortress can cause a blood clot in the vessels of your transplanted organ. Tell your doctor right away if you have: fever with nausea or vomiting, blood in your urine, dark colored urine, little or no urination, or pain in your stomach, groin, lower back, or side.

Similar Drugs

Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Zortress tablet 0.25 mg0.5 mg0.75 mg1 mg
Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Everolimus tablet 0.25 mg0.5 mg0.75 mg2.5 mg5 mg7.5 mg

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