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My father in law doesn't want to "bother"using bleach after his bcg treatment?

What are the dangers to him and other members of the household if he does not use bleach after urination for 6 hours post treatment? Thank you for any information. Susan d

Posted 21 Oct 2015 2 answers

BCG - I develop-Ed a rash after my second bug treatment. It involves hands, bottom of my feet, arms?

... and body. I have had this reaction for a week now with some lessening of the itch. How long will it take to be rid of these symptoms. My doctor suggested discontinuing my treatment

Posted 22 Apr 2015 0 answers

TheraCys - How soon can I exercise after BCG treatment?

How soon can I work out at the health club after BCG treatment? Are there any particular activities that I should avoid?

Posted 7 Apr 2015 0 answers


Tice BCG Vaccine - Should my children have BCG vaccination?

My brother in law just came to the UK from Kenya and they spend a lot of time at their house, so wondered if that classified as an "at risk" group i.e. close family member from a high ...

Posted 26 Mar 2015 0 answers

I am on my 5th week of my first treatment of bcg. it is very painful to urinate. has anybody found?

... a way to take some of the pain away without using pain pills?

Posted 29 Jan 2015 1 answer

Getting pain from my BCG shot is that normal?

I got the BCG shot in Mexico when I was a baby. But recently I been getting pain where my BCG scar is. It tends whet stronger every time. Should I worry??

Posted 3 Jan 2015 2 answers

Why is BCG used for Bladder cancer and TB out of stock?

I have read many blogs and websites and see there has been and intermittent shortage for years. Why?

Posted 30 Oct 2014 1 answer

Tice BCG Vaccine - After bcg treatment how long before oral sex is ok?

If semen is swallowed what is the danger

Posted 26 Feb 2014 2 answers

Does anyone know about BCG systemic infection - symptoms, diagnostic indicators, treatment?

My husband has been dealing with weight loss, platelet drop, malaise, etc. following a traumatic catheter insertion and then the administration of BCG. His bone marrow just showed granulomas. Any ...

Posted 14 Apr 2014 1 answer

What are the rules, regarding BCG treatment and sexual relations?

How soon after treatment can intercourse take place? Is masterbation OK/allowed? I am in the second week of my initial six week treatment schedule, for bladder cancer.

Posted 23 Jul 2012 1 answer

Dr wants to treat a LUPUS patients' bladder cancer with BCG. Advisable or no?

Patient also has chronic low blood count (< 9.4), beginning stages of Macular degeneration and is 82 years old (but a very alive, active, YOUNG 82)

Posted 2 Jan 2013 1 answer

BCG - why is it imperative to clean/decontaminate for 6 hrs. after treatment and not to have sex?

. can the b.c.g. migrate into the testicles and therefore into the semen? and if we abstain from intercourse, is it dangerous for my husbands semen to touch me anywhere else? (i.e. masturbation) ...

Posted 21 Jul 2012 2 answers

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