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2 to 3 weeks after my last rituxan infusion I had a severe skin reaction. Anyone experienced this?

The skin reaction was very severe on my back, chest, arms, face, ear and eyes. The skin pealed off and the sores were red and the sore places were different sizes, ranging from dime size to 3 inches ...

Posted 6 Mar 2014 0 answers

Anyone on Rituxan experience numbness right after the infusion?

Im 39 and have RA and was on humira for 10yrs and it worked beautiful until I developed tumors all over my body which turned out to be noncancerous lymphoma, Praise God!!! SO , I cannot take embril, ...

Posted 7 Feb 2014 0 answers

Rituximab - Is taking Rituxan worth it for someone like me who has cold agglutinin Disease? And?

... does Medicare cover most of the exspences?

Posted 17 Oct 2013 1 answer

Is Rituxan contraindicated with Xanax ?

iam RA patient since around 25 years .I've just had my first infusion of Rituxan

Posted 5 Oct 2013 1 answer

Has anyone ever used rituxan for stiff person syndrome?

My 33 year old daughter has stiff person syndrome and the doctors has been suggested rituxan.

Posted 4 Sep 2013 2 answers

Can rituxan and prednisone treatment cause extremely low white cell counts?

88 yr old mom diagnosed with itp 6 months ago she is on her 3rd round of rituxan . Has been on prednisone of varying dosed for 6 months. Platelet counts have responded, but drop within 1- 1.5 months ...

Posted 22 Jun 2013 1 answer

Did first session rituxan,2 days later possible stroke symptom. Dr. Said not connected?

2 days after first session, numbness swelling of mouth lips tongue, with confusion. Tingling in extremities. Dr. Tested possible stroke, doubted it, gave prednisone for weekend. This usual?

Posted 3 Jun 2013 2 answers

Rituxan - 88 year old father had 3 treatments over past 3 weeks of Rituxin. Non-Hodgkins,B-cell?

... lymphoma shrunk from 20.5 to 13.2 cm. One oncologist says one more treatment and take a 6 month break, otherOncologist says 3 more treatments. Which is protocol? Is there maintenance treatment of ...

Posted 12 Apr 2013 1 answer

Is it mandatory to take Methotraxate with Rituxan?

Dx w/RA 3 yrs ago. Been on mult meds. Dr want to try Rituxan. I've read that it is given along with Methotraxate. Three yrs ago, that wa that first med I tried, and was very difficult to ...

Posted 19 Mar 2013 1 answer

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