If you had to choose, and I know that no medications are great...


What is your favorite medication you take? and Why?


What is your least favorite medication you take? and Why?


*My favorite is Nexium. Why?  because its pretty purple and keeps me from throwing up and having heartburn at night.  


*My least favorite?  Without a doubt presdinone!  Why?   crazy side effects!  headaches, nightsweats, depression/mood swings, puffy face, sensitive skin....the list goes on and on.  

Views: 44

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

I agree with you there about the Nexium being my favorite both for the color (I have always loved purple) and its taming of my acid reflux which can affect me both day and night. I have had to fight my insurance to get it approved, but it is the PPI that works best for me and thankfully I have it covered for now.


My least favorite is probably the liquid Nystatin I have to take twice a day because of the taste. However, it has been successful in doing its job of preventing more incidences of Candidal infections of the esophagus, so it is worth it.

My favorite is clonazapem.  It's prescribed to me for seizures.  It helps with side effect of tremors from prograf.


Yes Nexium has a pretty color.


With Prednisone and Prograf, I feel so many side effects as well.  Headaches, mood swings (not that bad), random pimples, tremors, blah, blah, blah etc...  Least favorite.



Well right now I gotta say that Percocet is my favourite, because it helps me with my pain.

My least favourite is Predisone because, for such a tiny pill, it has a very awful taste. I can't remember if I had any other side effects with it too.

Doctors tell me that the acetaminophen in percocet is not good for us.  Dilaudid was prescribed to me for pain.  It was great.  Right now I just struggle with the pain I still have. I haven't had Dilaudid in over a year.  Maybe it's time I get some.  lol

I have been sitting here trying to think of a pill I like???  I think if I had to choose one that brings me the most noticeable benefit it wold be my beta blocker for my blood pressure.  It lowers my bp and a great side effect is it mellows me just a little while it is also my least favorite because it makes me tired. I know that my prednisone is the worst for me but I have allergies so it alleviates a lot of those issues too.   I would say my favorite drug would be the glass of wine I drink after work everyday..... :-)

Fav. : is Myfortic because it's enteric and cellcept didn't work well with me.

Least: Preddy/prednisone because of the skin, puffy cheeks , but thank God all my meds agree with me :)

Percocet was my favorite cuz it helped me sleep/..


PREDNISONE I HATE YOU... My least favorite, prednisone... I use to have a skinny face, now its puffy lol 



  • Add Photos
  • View All

Latest Activity

Sid Lactao posted a status
10 hours ago
Sid Lactao updated their profile
11 hours ago
Jasmine posted a status
"Hi so been on the list for over a year now but health is get worse and been moved up to the top of the list for my blood group! Scary stuff"
Sid Lactao and Karen Weddick are now friends
Sid Lactao is now a member of TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife!
Nov 24
Tracy is now a member of TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife!
Nov 22
Elizabeth Sammons updated their profile
Nov 22
Elizabeth Sammons is now a member of TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife!
Nov 21
Lili Feldman posted a status
"What's on your mind?"
Nov 20
Lili Feldman commented on Holly Werlein (Holdol)'s group Diabetes
"Hi friends~ I haven't been here in awhile~sorry about that. Recently I lost some weight. I've never been fat, it feels good being my high school weight. I also started walking at the zoo because walking around the neighborhood bores me…"
Nov 19
Mark Wilson joined TransplantCafe.com's group

Team Prograf

This is for those of us who take Prograf as a main immune suppressive drug. We can discuss side effects, etc. Or, we can just keep a head count of how many in the community take Prograf.
Nov 18
Mark Wilson joined Gabrielle's group

Liver Transplants

This is a group for all people who have had liver transplants. Feel free to say how long you have been a recipient and what medication you are on. Some doctors hope to have their patients off all medications, any thoughts?
Nov 17
Profile IconJustin Heinecke and Mark Wilson joined TransplantCafe.com - The Gift of eLife!
Nov 17
John Rose posted photos
Nov 16
John Rose updated their profile
Nov 13
TransplantCafe.com and ATUL YADAV are now friends
Nov 11

quick links!

 follow transplant cafe:

Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Subscribe to TransplantCafe

Meet Members by Transplant Type

Heart Kidney
Liver Single Lung
Double Lung Pancreas
Intestinal Bone Marrow
Tissue Kidney / Pancreas
Other Transplant



© 2015   Created by TransplantCafe.com.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service