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If I am going to have bone pain from my neulasta (pegfilgrastim) shot....What is the average time before it will occur?

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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Not known

This drug s a biotech drug using protein derived from e-coli.
There r many side effects one being bone pain which can b rx'd with non Aspirin pain meds. It stimulates ur bone marrow 2 produce more WBC & in doing so u r able 2 fight infection better during chemo 4 breast ca. Side effects r many drug must b handled carefully. B sure u kno all. Get pkg insert from ur md.

In brief: Not known

This drug s a biotech drug using protein derived from e-coli.
There r many side effects one being bone pain which can b rx'd with non Aspirin pain meds. It stimulates ur bone marrow 2 produce more WBC & in doing so u r able 2 fight infection better during chemo 4 breast ca. Side effects r many drug must b handled carefully. B sure u kno all. Get pkg insert from ur md.
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