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Azficel-T

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to receiving this medication if you have:
 
 
  • Any problems that affect your immune system
  • A history of unusual, aggressive scarring (keloid scarring or hypertrophic scarring)
  • Plans to undergo chemotherapy
  • Any allergies, including to food, dyes, or preservatives.
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Let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Azficel-T to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)
 

How Does Azficel-T Work?

At this point, it is not entirely clear how azficel-T works. Since it contains mostly fibroblasts, at least theoretically, it makes sense that azficel-T works by increasing collagen production, since fibroblasts are responsible for making collagen.
 

Azficel-T Drug Information

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