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My brother in law just started the 6wk BCG live vaccine process. Should he be handling food or be?

Posted 12 Jun 2016 by Pamalina 1 answer

In kitchen during or shortly after this process?

Does anyone know about BCG systemic infection - symptoms, diagnostic indicators, treatment?

Posted 14 Apr 2014 by Fluffy12 1 answer

My husband has been dealing with weight loss, platelet drop, malaise, etc. following a traumatic catheter insertion and then the administration of BCG. His bone marrow just showed granulomas. Any suggestions as to who or where we might find knowledgeable medical people?

Isoniazid - Please get the blood test if you skin test is positive!?

Posted 7 Oct 2011 by kazoooo8 2 answers

20 years ago, after my first year working in a hospital (medical records) my TB skin test turned positive. After waiting 2 weeks, they did another skin test which was also positive. I was put on INH therapy for 6 months. After 3 months, I started having nerve problems in my hands and feet. Stabbing ...

What if a BCG vaccination spot does not swell up?

Posted 29 Jun 2010 by Tensed Mom 1 answer

My infant son received his BCG shot at birth.But the spot did not swell up to 6mm(it swelled only upto 1mm) and he did not get any fever also. Does he need to take another BCG shot?

How isoniazid work in cancer?it cause a multipal cancer in higher dose?

Posted 10 Mar 2010 by maulin21 1 answer

we r give the isoniazid in cancer.if patient r hypersensitive of this drug then which type of other reaction are show.& which type of cancer therapy are given to cancer patient.

Tuberculosis -- Prophylaxis - I am 62 and taking Rifampin. When I wake up in the morning the joints

Posted 26 Aug 2009 by leonard23 1 answer

... of my fingers in both hands are sore. As I use them they feel better. Could this be caused by the drug?

Isoniazid - I missed taking pyrodoxine and isoniazed for 3 days but I know for sure tht I'm goin to?

Posted 20 Sep 2009 by animal1 1 answer

... miss pyrodoxine for one more day.would tht be dangerous?or is it ok?

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