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Where did you hear about Transplant Friends?

lung transplant support group

Are You Male or Female?


Share - which illness led up to you needing a transplant?


Which Organ(s) did you receive? If you are on the waiting list, please share.

i am on the waiting list

Drugs, vitamins, favorite foods

nebulizer perforomist, budisone , spriva , bupropion 200 mg

How many years have you had your Transplant for?

i just got on the list last thursday

I am Interested in Transplant Friends because...

i have a lot of question that i dont feel are getting answered

Which Transplant Center has or will perform your life saving surgery?

St. Joes Diginity health in phoenix az

Share how your transplant experience changed your life?

i am just on the list

Share whatever information you want us to know about you

i have been married 34 yrs and have 4 daughters i hav 8 grandkids and i love living in arizona moved here 2008 to see if it would help and it did for a long while. I developed ITP and continue to get sick for over a year which when i move here my lung were at 28% so had i not gotten this would i be ok i do not know . mayo clinic took my spleen and it cure me but my lung progression got worst . so we decided transplant time

Share your interests and hobbies

my grandkids, internet, i love being out door when i can and i love garage saling

What Part of The World Do you Live? Feel free to share city, state, country

Tempe, az usa

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  • hey transplant buddies, i have a ?  today when i went to clinic i ask about my medication and why im taking it 4 xs a day can i do 3 xs a day and they said sure try 9 am,  3 pm and 9 pm now i just filled my medication and realize i have one vitamin that is 3xs a day the rest of my meds according to bottle are 2xs a day.  now my transplant was june 17 th 2015 so this is all new to me any suggestion would be most helpful thanks everyone for their imput. irene 

  • thank you i am very happy to see this blog site and ? ive had for months now that i am up and about after my double lung transplant on june 17th i have a few ?  like i was exercising and doing great now i sitting here with swelling ankles and feet for the past 3 days. also what is normal prograf level i just had my lower to 1.5 a day my level were at 17.  I am  56 live in tempe az. St. Joes here in phoenix has done 360 transplants in 3 yrs and i was that number and 51 of the year .

  • Greetings and Welcome to Transplants Friends, Irene.hugstime.jpg

  • Hi Irene

    Welcome to Transplant Friends! I hope we can help you.  Take good care!

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