Astagraf XL decreases the action of the immune system, which helps the body to fight infections and foreign bodies. This can increase the chances of developing cancer, including lymphoma skin cancer. The immune system is also known to fight and reject a transplanted organ especially liver and kidney transplants. Astagraf XL is used by doctors together with other medicine to prevent the body from rejecting a heart, liver or kidney transplant.
Drug Name: Astagraf xl
Generic name: Tacrolimus extended-release capsules