Table 2

Medications

Case Pred/d (mg) Duration pred CsA (μg/l)
repres
Duration
CsA (years)
Systemic treatment
11.25 3 years, 2 years6004.5, 2 Ster, CsA
212.5 4 years3003.5Ster, CsA, Aza
3201 month3002.5Ster, CsA
4100 3 months, 1 month, 1 month5005 Ster, CsA, Aza, FK-506, myco, aciclovir
5NilNil2003 CsA alone
64012501.3 Ster, CsA
720 2.42002.4 Ster, CsA
  • Pred/d = initial dose of oral prednisolone per day. Duration pred = duration of prednisolone treatment (note weaned to smaller doses for long term use). CsA repres = representative blood level of cyclosporin A during treatment. Duration CsA = years of cyclosporin use; CsA = cyclosporin A; Aza = azathioprine; Ster = corticosteroids; FK-506 = tacrolimus; Myco = mycophenylate mofetil.

  • These patients were initiated on prednisolone at other centres.

  • These patients are still taking cyclosporin.