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Prolastin-C - Hi, I have alpha 1 and get a weekly infusion of prolastin c. It's been six years with?

Posted 13 Nov 2015 by Vickie Brewer 0 answers

... the prolastin c. I am now getting sicker after my infusions. Exhausted, blurred vision, body aches, headaches etc. I am going to need a lung transplant but was trying to put it off. Maybe mows the time. What do you think?

I have been receiving Zemaira weekly for 3 1/2 years now but the last two,doses I have developed a?

Posted 29 Sep 2014 by Nurse0822 4 answers

... few side effects. Headache, insomnia,,some chest tightness and severe chilling that lasts up to 48 hours following the infusion. The second time I infused it very slowly but no difference in the side effects. Does anyone have any advice?

Alpha-1 Proteinase Inhibitor Deficiency - My wife has been diagnosed with Alpha Proteinase Inhibitor

Posted 16 Feb 2010 by JVANO 1 answer

... Deficiency and receives weekly infusions of Zemaira from a registered nurse. We would like to retire and begin traveling in our R/V but are concerned about how to get her medication in the different places we want to visit. We have discussed the possibility of her getting an injection port ...

Alpha-1 Proteinase Inhibitor Deficiency - Good afternoon, all! Newbie here... newly diagnosed, 37?

Posted 4 Nov 2009 by aconsta383 1 answer

Hello, all! 37 y.o. WM, diagnosed w/COPD last year, just started on Prolastin last month. Hope all is well with you folks!

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