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Should a patient drive a vehicle while receiving a dobutamine infusion treatment?

Posted 15 days ago by Wrightmom22 1 answer

My husband has been on dobutamine for two months now. His BP runs low, avg 79/50 with occasional readings of 99/60. He believes he can drive his car. He wants to resume driving himself to and from dialysis. Need to convince him that driving is not recommended but haven't had the cardiologist ...

Remicade - Howdy!! I am about to start my first infusion on Thursday. Very nervous?

Posted 6 Nov 2016 by EmDear28 0 answers

Hi , I was diagnosed with Chrones disease about 2 years ago. Immediately put on humira which YES took the spots and lesions away but HATED the side effects and pain still plus blotting. Decided about 3 months ago to take myself off. I felt great for about a month and a half but then that decreased ...

I have been on Entyvio for 11 months. It has put me into remission which is great. The only problem?

Posted 16 Oct 2016 by deekirby 1 answer

Been great. the last three infusions have left me really sick. Lots of blood in loose stool with in six hours of infusion. I have run a low grade fever since the infusion around 100. Headache, sharp pain in my lower right side. Just a general sick in my gut feeling. My NP told me to take Benadryl ...

Has anybody experienced hair loss due to rituximab?

Posted 7 Oct 2016 by OliB 1 answer

I had four infusions of rituximab, the last being in April. For the last 3 weeks my hair has been falling and I'm wondering if anyone else had the same experience Your reply will be appreciated

I will begin Orencia infusions in the near future for RA. Has anyone had positive experiences with?

Posted 7 Oct 2016 by ezlong 0 answers

... this drug? I have Type II Diabetes, coronary artery disease, I'm an 80 year old male in fairly good physical condition.

Zoledronic Acid Infusion after being diagnosed with Advanced Breast Cancer?

Posted 2 Oct 2016 by Debbie07 0 answers

Had my first infusion 6 days ago, felt fine after, next day enjoyed a spa day, but by the end of that day, headache, Fever and bone pain, stayed in bed the next day, then back to normal. Although on the eve of day 5 experienced sickness and diarrhoea, sweats and chills. I'm not sure if this ...

Methylprednisolone - I have had methylprednisone 1g daily IV infusion for three days. How long can I

Posted 15 Sep 2016 by hartfelt 0 answers

... expect the side effects to last?

Trastuzumab - How long should I stay on Herceptin treatments?

Posted 27 Aug 2016 by Alpha12 0 answers

I was diagnosed with stage IV, Her 2+ breast cancer. I started infusion treatments in November of 2014 every 3 week which included taxotere, perjeta, and herceptin. I am still on Herceptin every 3 weeks. Went off the perjeta after one year. Would like to know about any statistics there are on the ...

Golimumab - Did anyone have bad headaches after their 1st infusion?

Posted 30 Aug 2016 by Alma Iris 1 answer

Had 1st infusion 3 weeks ago and felt better by next day; less stiffness and pain. But on the 5th day I woke up with a terrific headache and diarrhea which lasted four days. Then stopped and felt really much better. Going for my 2nd infusion next week and wonder if this is one of the side effects? ...

Does everyone suffer long term side effects of Reclast?

Posted 25 Jul 2016 by lscorbin 1 answer

I am scheduled for an infusion of Reclast on Tuesday, however after reading all the side effects others have suffered and are still having, I am considering not doing it! Is there anyone who has had the infusion and not had long lasting side effects? If so please comment!! I was told to expect flu ...

Can u get lip fillers while on remicade ?

Posted 7 Aug 2016 by Chloeslattery 0 answers

I'm currently on remicade infusion and was wondering if I could get lip fillers or would it be too risky?

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