Comparing oral and sublingual administration of tacrolimus in adult liver transplant recipients
- At: 2011 FIP Congress in Hyderabad (India)
- Type: Poster
- By: NASIRI-TOOSI, Zahra (Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran)
- Co-author(s): Dashti-Khavidaki, Simin (Tehran university of medical sciences, Tehran, Iran)
Nasiri-Toosi, Mohsen (Tehran university of medical sciences, Tehran, Iran)
Sadrai, Sima (Tehran university of medical sciences, Tehran, Iran)
Background: Tacrolimus (TAC) has been used as the cornerstone of immunosuppressive regimen in most liver transplantation protocols. Oral TAC administration is the common route of the drug delivery. Some recent studies suggested sublingual administration of TAC as an alternative route that may produce comparable drug trough level with similar or.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.