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It is typically recommended that people should not receive live vaccinations during treatment with cyclosporine (Gengraf®, Neoral®, Sandimmune®). Some of these live vaccinations include:
In addition, other vaccines may be less effective during cyclosporine treatment. Make sure to talk to your healthcare provider before you receive any vaccination or immunization while taking cyclosporine.
(Click Drug Interactions With Cyclosporine for more details on possible risks of receiving certain vaccinations during treatment. This article provides a list of other products that may negatively react with cyclosporine and how your doctor may help to reduce your risk of complications.)
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