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Is there any side effects of immunoglobulin intravenous medication?

Is there any side effects of immunoglobulin intravenous medication?

Possiby: Intravenous immunoglobulin (ivig) is a blood product collected from donations from hundreds of individuals, so there is the theoretical possibility of typical transfusion problems i.e. Infection, reaction etc. In the U.S. However production of this product is so controlled and processing involves, detergent washing and treating the product, so it is less likely to cause problems. ...Read more

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Immune Globulin (Definition)

The immune globulins are a class of blood proteins elaborated by the immune system to fight infection, and then remember the antigens of the infecting agent to use for ...Read more


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Are there any side effects of leukine (sargramostim)?

Are there any side effects of leukine (sargramostim)?

Too many 2 count: Very common side effects: abdominal pain, nausea/vomitting, diarrhea, malaise, rash, tingling/numbness, chest pain, and leg/hands edema, fever, and wt loss. There are many more possible side effects and could be more serious but less frequent. This med is only used when absolutely needed such as following bone marrow transplant or chemo etc...Please ask your doc about treatment u get. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is there a medication that decreases the side effects of haldol (haloperidol)?

Is there a medication that decreases the side effects of haldol (haloperidol)?

Yes, several: Depending on the type of side effects you're experiencing, medications such as Artane and Cogentin (benztropine) could be helpful. Please see your psychiatrist for an evaluation for these difficulties, since that would be the best source of evaluation and help. ...Read more

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Were there any side effects of dapsone?

Were there any side effects of dapsone?

Several: Dapsone may cause an allergic reaction, an elevation in your liver enzymes/liver damage, and very commonly can cause an anemia from RBC breakdown, particularly in certain susceptible groups. ...Read more

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Is there any side effects from norfloxicin?

Is there any side effects from  norfloxicin?

All drugs have them: Norfloxacin belongs to the class of antibiotics called quinolones. Usually in a short course of treatment the usual nausea/vomiting/diarrhea scenario may be common. Long term use may include tendon rupture, tendonitis and other problems. ...Read more

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Is there any side effect of foban?

Is there any side effect of foban?

Foban – ointment?: The active ingredient in Foban is sodium fusidate. Possible side effects include skin rash, skin redness, pain & itching. Rare side effects include blisters, angioedema. Long-term use has potential to develop antibiotic resistance. ...Read more

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Are there any side effects to the 'flu' vaccine?

Are there any side effects to the 'flu' vaccine?

Shots, only a few: In the usa, this year's shots only have some soreness, low-grade fever ; aches as possible sfx. The nasal spray has more. Those mimic a mild, short term cold or flu and are not common. http://www.cdc.gov/flu/protect/keyfacts.htm it may be different in the uk. ...Read more

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Is there any side effects with nitrotech protines ?

Is there any side effects with nitrotech protines ?

Nitrotech proteins: One does not know as these products are unregulated and you do not know what is in them. I would avoid them at all costs unless you need some way to spend your extra money and want to take the risk of getting tainted stuff that may contain things you do not want to take. Such as testosterone, arsenic and other junk. ...Read more

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Is there any COPD treatment without gastrointestinal side effects?

Is there any COPD treatment without gastrointestinal side effects?

Side effects...: Very little of inhaled medications are absorbed systemically so bronchodilator and steroid inhalers would have few, if any, GI side effects. Systemic meds, like systemic steroids (ex. Prednisone), would have possible GI side-effects. It also depends on the GI side effects you are referring to. See your doctor for more information. ...Read more

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Is there any side effect of bodybuilding?

Is there any side effect of bodybuilding?

Sort of: Building muscle mass and losing fat is healthy to a point. When taken to the extreme you could have nutritional and endocrine problems. Body building should otherwise be ok just in moderation and with good cross training. ...Read more

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Are there any major side effects of xolair?

Are there any major side effects of xolair?

Anaphylaxis: Biggest is-warning for Anaphylaxis, But newer studies show that just having severe asthma puts you at a risk for anaphylaxis that is greater than the risk of Xolair. Also, the definition for anaphylaxis in the Xolair studies was very broad. Because of this, they recommend you receive it in a doctors office and have injectable epinephrine available. Don't let that scare you. It's very effective. ...Read more

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Use travatan z for glaucoma w/minimal side effects. If a 2nd class of drug is added will there be bothersome side effects?

Use  travatan z for glaucoma w/minimal side effects. If a 2nd class of drug is added will there be bothersome  side effects?

Generally no!: Each class of medication has its own side effects. These drops generally do not amplify each other's side effect! however... More drops means more preservatives which my cause irritation. ...Read more

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What are some side effects of a intravenous pyelogram?

What are some side effects of a intravenous pyelogram?

Kidney failure: It could happen if the baseline kidney function before the procedure is significantly altered. Also, allergy to the contrast is not very rare causing flushing and shortness of breath. ...Read more

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What are side effects of the drug versed?

What are side effects of the drug versed?

Respiratory, sedatio: Versed also knownas Midazolam casues a decrease in respiratory rate, sedation and can drop blood pressure. It should be used carefully and in monitored situations. ...Read more

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Are there any significant side effects of gardasil injection?

Are there any significant side effects of gardasil injection?

Nothing major: No major side effects have been linked to the Gardasil vaccine. Minor side effects include headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, and pain at the injection site. ...Read more

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Are there side effects of an angiogram?

Are there side effects of an angiogram?

Yes: Side effects from the angiogram can be related to the procedure (bleeding or injury to the blood vessels from the catheters used to inject the contrast; embolization of intraluminal plaque or air from the catheter) or a reaction to the contrast (allergic reaction, kidney failure). ...Read more

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Immunoglobulin (Definition)

Immunoglobulins are antibodies produced by b cells. They have a y shaped configuration. They are involved in protecting us ...Read more