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Does RhoGAM have long term effects on your immune system?

Posted 28 May 2013 by mariewmoore 10 answers

... I was extremely healthy before and during my pregnancy and had one shot of RhoGAM during pregnancy and one shot of RhoGAM after delivery. My child is now 8.5 months and it seems as though my immune system is completely shot. I seem to catch everything and anything I'm close to despite all ...

Has anyone been on Lexapro and Prednisone at the same time? I had a high ANA titer and they?

Posted 16 Jan 2016 by blaaccypher 4 answers

Started me on the Prednisone as a precaution pretty high dose. I have been on it before for two years but not with Lexapro. Please help!!!

Did anyone experience severe joints and muscle pain after Rituximab?

Posted 9 Feb 2015 by Baneza 4 answers

I'm on my second infusion of Rituximab and I had flu like symptoms, sore throat and a terrible muscle pain in my joints and all over? Is this normal... Please somebody answer me... Desperate..

Has anyone taken Rituximab infusions for Chronic ITP?

Posted 24 Feb 2010 by bjuhlman 4 answers

No results from steroids and splendectomy.

Idiopathic (Immune) Thrombocytopenic Purpura - I have been an ITP patient since October 2008. I was?

Posted 4 Mar 2013 by smasten 4 answers

... originally treated with a high dose of prednisone (60 mg 2x/day) and IVIG infusion treatments. I had a bone marrow biopsy which led to internally bleeding into my backside for three days. This, in turn, led to hospitalization with round the clock blood and platelet infusions. I had the ...

Can stopping synthroid make me feel better?

Posted 16 Oct 2014 by Blue car 5 answers

I take so many pills now. Could the cynthroid be the cause of why I feel so bad.

How does danazol work in ITP patients?

Posted 4 Sep 2011 by messagetomike 1 answer

I have taken Rituxin with no improvement in platelet counts and Prednisone which has done a number on my weight and bones. Also had a splenectomy which kept my count up for year. My counts are now below 50 again.

Is there anyone living with ITP?

Posted 17 Jul 2010 by geriedawn 4 answers

my daughter just been diagnosed with ITP. she is 15 years old and has been on prednisone for 4 months. Has recently had solumedrol iv injections for 3 days--back on 20mg prednisone daily for 2 more weeks, then we'll try to wean her off--has been on plaquinel for 2 months--we'll see where ...

Severe reaction from Nplate?

Posted 22 Sep 2011 by skarppala 2 answers

I have a friend on Nplate, with ITP. He suffered tremors, convulsions and had to be hospitalized. He is now heavily sedated and in the hospital over 3 weeks. During this time he continues to get his Nplate treatments once per week in spite of a severe reaction each time. I just know that he hated ...

Chronic ITP - Dr suggesting Splenectomy or Rituximab. Can anyone suggests which one is best?

Posted 17 Nov 2013 by Yogesh_c 1 answer

My 29 years old wife, Suffering from chronic ITP, first time diagnosed in May 2013. Treatment included Platelets transfusion, "Omnacotril", (started with 50mg and gradually reduced then stopped after 5mg on alternative days after three months) and "Revolade" tablet for initial 7 ...

What is your platelet count when you start to get petechiae with itp in adults?

Posted 23 Jan 2015 by nikoleb93 2 answers

i was recently diagnosed with ITP. usually when my platelets would drop to a very low count i would get patechiae on my legs and ankles. my question is, what is an around about number on what my platelet count is when patechiae appears? i would like to know this for the fact of i want to know when ...

What is th success rate of ITP treatment with rituxan?

Posted 30 Sep 2010 by zata 1 answer

as a second line of treatment after prednisolone ,which did not respond

Idiopathic (Immune) Thrombocytopenic Purpura - I fell last weekend and have a large bruise, about?

Posted 1 Aug 2012 by cam565 2 answers

the size of a large frying pan on my upper leg/hip area. My husband thinks I should go to the doc and show him but I think it will be ok. The bruise is bright purple... almost like bleeding under the skin. My count is 32K and has been holding steady there on 5mg prednisone for about 3 months. What ...

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

Posted 22 Jun 2013 by Steven56 1 answer

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 after finainfusion.

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