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What Side Effects Does Food Allergy Shots Give Someone With Ra
Child has JRA failed enbrel and had side effects from it so dr gave choice humira or remicade (infliximab) Which is better ? I'm confused snd do know what to do!
TNF Inhibitors: All of the medications offered to your child work in similar ways the difference is how the meds are given. Humira (adalimumab) is an injection that can be done at home every two weeks, while remicaide is an IV medication that must be done in an infusion unit or hospital. These medication have similar side effects and benefits. My advice is try the medication that is least disruptive to your lifestyle. ...Read more
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
How effective is imuran (azathioprine) for lupus or sjogrens? Methotrexate worked great for me but can't tolerate GI side effects even with injection.
What does a stage 4 cancer (at home) patient do when he/she can not tolerate the vomiting/nausea as side effects from pain prescriptions? Suffer?
No problem: Congratulations on your wise decision to be vaccinated against both influenza and pneumococcal pneumonia. Both will cause soreness at the injection site for a few days. Otherwise the risk of side effects is very low for both vaccines, and it is entirely safe to have both at the same time. This is done very frequently. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
How mant different kinds of injectable biologics does a child need to "fail" or have bad side effects on before trying infusions for JRA ?
One: Failure of one injectable TNF agent can be an indication to try an infusable. It depends on the rheumatologist. ...Read more
My RA doc wants me to take Enbrel/ Humira (adalimumab). Very afraid of the side effects & I'm already blind in 1 eye. What else can I take instead?
Can someone please explain to me some things about cortisone shots like risks and benefits/side effects, etc?
See details: Local cortisone shots really have little risk. If you are diabetic, they can raise blood sugar to a modest degree. There can occasionally be some pain after injection but that is temporary. The benefits involve the injection's ability to resolve the area of inflammatory and relieve pain. ...Read more
Child has injection site reactions on enbrel and vomits after getting shot even with Zofran (ondansetron) what would be a good alternative drug for JRA?
Other biologic.: The details of your child's history and past treatments are unknown, of course, but one could consider an alternative biologic. Each one is designed differently than others. I urge to set up a follow up with your child's pediatric rheumatologist to discuss further. Good luck and hope they feel better. ...Read more
If methotrexate injworked great at controlling my symptoms but gave me GI issues, is it likely that imuran (azathioprine) tablets would give me GI side effects too?
I'm taking Aleve (naproxen) for mild knee injury. while getting allergy shots will it minimize reactions? Can it mask reactions? Should I let my allergist know?
Does anyone have experience with adverse reactions to a vaccine (specifically h1n1 shot) that caused dysautonomia?
Mechanism: It changes the regulating mechanism of the immune system to lower the specific types of ige antibodies and raising the igg4 antibodies. Allergy patient usually (90%) have too much ige antibodies which combine with the allergic protein and after bridging on a mast cell, a chemical reaction is produced resulting in your symptoms. ...Read more
Side effects: Flu shot side effects may include: slight swelling, redness or pain at vaccination site. If headache, nausea, fever or muscular pain occur they usually resolve within one to two days. You won't get the flu from a flu shot because the virus either contains inactivated virus or doesn't have virus particles in it. Severe side effects are rare. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does the whey protein have any long term side effect ? And just to mention i'm just taking 50 g after workout only ... So what are the side effects ?
I've been prescribed Ferrous Fumarate for low hemoglobin. Is this medication unlikely to give me a allergic reaction, I'm not allergic to anything ?
Very doubtful: Low, minimal incidence of side effects with this medication. ...Read more
?does it work??: We do not have good vaccines for treating Cancer. There are some experimental vaccines in clinical trials. The basis for using them is to stimulate the immune system to control and destroy cancer cells. But it does not always work like it is hoped for. So right now it is all in trial phase. You are better off using standard, established treatments which are already very effective in controlymphoma ...Read more
Benadryl (diphenhydramine) sedation: If Benadryl (diphenhydramine) (diphenhydamine) causes sedation, don't take it. In some states, driving under the influence of a sedating medication can get you into as much trouble as driving drunk. Try the otc meds fexofenadine (allergra), or Loratadine (claritin). Tip: generic lotatadine is available from costco or sam's club for about $12.00 for 365 tablets. They are tasteless and chewable for kids 1/2 = 5mg. ...Read more
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