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Question 3#

Which of the following is NOT a side effect of cyclosporine?

a. Interstitial fibrosis of the renal parenchyma
b. Gingival hyperplasia
c. Hirsutism
d. Pancreatitis

Correct Answer is D

Comment:

Side effects and drug interactions ofthe main immunosuppressive drugs:

ACE-I = angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor; ARB = angiotensin receptor blocker; NSAID = nonsteroidal anti-infiammatory d rug; TMP-SMX = trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole