About organ transplant medications

Organ transplantation is amazing. However, our bodies don't easily accept transplant organs, and medications are needed to help prevent against transplant rejection and ease treatment side effects. This section provides more information on those medications.

Types of transplant medicine

Learn more about anti-rejection and anti-infection medications and why they are essential after an organ transplant.

Learn more >>

Staying on your medications

See why even years after a transplant surgery, missing medication doses or changing the level of medication can put you at risk for organ rejection and organ loss.

Learn more >>

Managing side effects

As with some medications, those used after transplant surgery have some side effects. But with a little planning and some help from your transplant team, you can learn to help manage some of these side effects.

Learn more >>