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Posted 8 Jun 2013 by • 3 answers
Posted 7 Dec 2012 by • 4 answers
What can she do to not get the headaches??
Posted 13 Apr 2012 by • 1 answer
Posted 8 Aug 2013 by • 2 answers
The reason for this question is the current RX carrier is refusing to cover the script because of the "Immunizations Agents or Biological Sera" exclusion in the Plan description.
Posted 7 Oct 2013 by • 3 answers
Were you newly diagnosed or switched? Do you administer it yourself? Are you considering switching again? If yes, why?
Posted 8 Aug 2011 by • 1 answer
In March switched from Vivaglobin to Hizentra for hypogammaglobulinemia related to multiple myeloma. No problems with Vivaglobin, but +/- once a month I form these nodules that last a couple of months and then go away. Two weeks ago switched from 3-site to 4-site, hoping to stop the nodules. ...
Posted 1 Sep 2012 by • 2 answers
Posted 28 Feb 2013 by • 1 answer
I am using Hizentra for multiple myeloma and the resulting hypogammaglobulinemia. I am being tested for RA. I'm concerned that since RA is an autoimmune issue that the Hizentra will just make it worse. Hizentra, along with Zometa, have kept my cancer in remission for 9 years. Obviously, I ...
Posted 16 Oct 2013 by • 2 answers
Posted 31 Aug 2017 by • 2 answers
I've had 4 infusions of Hizentra but no where can I find how often blood should be tested to monitor how it's working. Any feedback appreciated. MY doctor is over 2 hours away & his nurses won't ask him this question!!! I see him in 3 weeks but am going to Cleveland Clinic ...
Posted 8 Mar 2013 by • 1 answer
I have been using Hizentra, Vivaglobin, or Gamunex for 9 years now for multiple myeloma. I'm being referred to a rheumatologist, but my GP believes I have IgG induced Lupus. Of course, if I do, there's not much we can do to treat it other than steroids and anti-inflammatories. I ...
Posted 17 Aug 2013 by • 2 answers
I sometimes get the hizentra leaking back out where the needle goes in the skin. I'be been doing these treatments since December of last year. They really work well for me. I have not been hospitalized at all with any COPD flareups since I started.
Posted 27 Mar 2014 by • 1 answer
Just did my first dose of Hizentra yesterday and didn't feel so well today. I weighed and had gained
Posted 23 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
... SIX POUNDS in one day! I had to do a second round of Hizentra today to complete a loading dose so I'm praying that doesn't result in another 6 pounds added by tomorrow. Anyone else have sudden weight gain with Hizentra? Thanks
Posted 28 Aug 2012 by • 1 answer
... can I take Aleve-D and Mucinex for my sinuses or will it interact with Hizentra?
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