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How Long Do Weekly Taxol Infusions Take
Iron Infusion: The length of time depends on the dose you are getting. Generally, it is infused at a rate of not more than 50mg (100ml) in 30 minutes. ...Read more
How long does it take for diazepam to start being effective ? After taking tablet how long does take for sedative effect to come on ?
Cefachlor: They begin working the first day, but you may not notice a change in symptoms of infection for up to 48 hours. If no improvement with cefachlor treatment in 3-5 days, return to your physician for a change of antibiotics if necessary. I'm not sure what is being treated with cefachlor by your question. ...Read more
Depends: Like many drugs Rituxan (rituximab) has both short term and long term side-effects. Short term may include lowered blood pressure, shortness of breath, abdominal pain and may occur during administration or shortly thereafter. Since Rituxan (rituximab) affects the lymphocytes the longer term effects of decreased immune function can persist for months after even one infusion. ...Read more
How long will it take for scalp psoriasis to go away after the initiation of enbrel (etanercept) 50 mg/week?
See details: It may start to work after 1 or 2 injections but it usually takes 3-4 months to reach its maximum effectiveness. ...Read more
Thorazine (chlorpromazine) is very: Lipophilic; so it is highly bound in the body. Base drug has half-life of 16-30 hours & has many active metabolites with even longer half-lives. Usually 7-8 half-lives are required for only 1% of original dose to remain; so at least 5-10 days for the base drug; with metabolites, it may take 2-3 weeks. ...Read more
Longer than you need: The two should not be used together. The Cholestyramine (questran) given to bind the c. Difficile toxin will also bind the vancomycin. Would stop the Cholestyramine and see someone more familiar with treating this potential fatal intoxication. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long before methotrexate works for jra? How long do u need to be on it before adding another med like enbrel (etanercept)?
Mitomycin C: In addition to effects on blood cells you may getmouth sores, poor appetite, fatigue, and less commonly nausea and vomiting, mild diarrhea, hair loss, bladder inflammation (urinary frequency, burning, cramping, pain) - seen with intravesical (into the bladder) therapy, and there are other rare side effects. They may occur at differing times during the treatment. Discuss with your oncologist. ...Read more
How long does it take for sertraline 50mg tablets tablets to start working? And how long does the effects last?
Sertaline: Like all other antidepressants, sertaline needs consistent daily dosing for at least 4-6 weeks for effectiveness. Your dose of 50 mg is a starting one, and your doctor will adjust it depending on your response. Another important part of treating depression and anxiety is psychotherapy. If your doctor isn't providing that, you need to ask for referral to a professional psychologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Acute and delayed: Vidaza is well tolerated. But there can be mild nausea during chemo. Later on and for 2-4 weeks, blood counts go down causing anemia(low hemoglobin), and low WBC counts and low platelets. So patients need their blood counts checked frequently(once or twice weekly is common schedule) sometimes even daily counts required, if platelet counts drop below 30, 000. ...Read more
TENS Time: Tens, or transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation is a therapy used to "exhaust" nerves and deplete them of neurotransmitter to limit the transduction of nervous impulses, or pain. Depending on the location of the problem on the body, the electrode size, the impedence or resistance of the skin and deeper fatty tissues and voltage of the unit, the amount of relief can vary; adjust with caution. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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