"I have my bloodwork evaluated every six weeks, for the basic CBC and liver function stuff, and tacrolimus levels. Then, before my annual testing, pulmonary function & chest X-ray, I have a complete "kitchen sink" type of blood test."
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"Debfay, your new lungs will always be deemed "foreign invaders" by your immune system. Plan on being on Prograf indefinitely. I'm a single lung transplant 4-1/2 years out, and I'm on 1.5 mg
Prograf, which has little side effects.…"