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At what level of decreased hgb is epogen not enough?

And when should transfusions be a possible addition to this?

Posted 1 May 2014 0 answers

Why is Epogen considered dangerous when used properly to cure anemia? My understanding is that it?

... is a synthetic version of a hormone that stimulates the bone marrow to create red cells. The danger comes from an excessive increase in hematocrit, and if the hematocrit is too high then your ...

Posted 24 May 2013 1 answer

Bad effects of warm epogen?

I was given a vial of epogen they said just came out of the refrigerator. But the vial was warm to the touch ... should I take it

Posted 11 Jan 2013 1 answer

What is the equal strength of Aranesp compare to Procrit 10000 unit ?

My doctor tried to change my Epogen from Procrit to Arnesp. I want to know the fact of strength of Arnesp.

Posted 22 Jun 2011 0 answers

Is a normal dose of 7.5 once a week of epogen?

Is 7.5 units of Epogen an average dose once a week?

Posted 11 Aug 2011 1 answer

What is the drug schedule for Epogen? Thanks?

I am doing a report for a drug that my husband is taking for End Stage Renal Disease.

Posted 2 Aug 2010 1 answer

1 year Pegylated Interfurion, now 2 x wk injection Epogen & Nupogen 1 wk, numb/bur?

I finished 1 year course of Pegylated Interfurion (Hep C), now 2 x wk injection Epogen & Nupogen 1 x wk. I 1/2 month ago I experienced severe swelling of my calf & leg, accompanied by ...

Posted 9 Jul 2010 0 answers

I am trying to find an answer that from research I cannot see a related topic. I recently started?

... the Pegassist treatment and after 6 weeks had to stop due to Anemia. I presume Epogen is the injection that my doctor is referring to. But cannot see any link to HepC. The reason I ask this is ...

Posted 8 May 2010 0 answers

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