I am to start next week on rituximab and I am worried sick .so many risks and side effects any advice please
Hi, I did have a few sessions of ributuxan, and it is an infusion that takes a couple of hours to complete. They take good care of you, and if you have any reactions, they are right there to help. I did not get nauseous nor lose my hair. Just got weak. Do not get real worried, and try to stay calm. I also had radiation. You have to do what is best for you. Be calm, you will get better, just try to keep a good frame of mind, and take one step at a time. Yes, treatments made be better!
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