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... If it is, go for a low IgA product, there is a list at the IDF website. I used Gamunex with excellent results. Did well with Privigen too. ... (5 replies)
... I'm sorry for this long winded thread but hoping and praying someone can help. ... (5 replies)
... I just read your postings and hope your kids are doing better. I am an adult female who has been taking infusions for 2 months now. I take my infusions at home twice a week. I do them myself and have had no side effects. ... (13 replies)

... It sounds like Matt had a reaction, most of which are normal, except for the extremeties of them... Do you have hospital infusion or home? ... (13 replies)
... How many grams do you get and how long does it take to infuse it for you? ... (5 replies)
... I have been receiving IVIG treatments for just over 2 years. ... (5 replies)
... I'd be willing to bet you have aseptic meningitis , , a not uncommon side effect from IG infusions, but then again I'm not a physician and have never met you. ... (5 replies)
... This sounds like a very normal side effect of IVIG. Most people are usually told they will get flu like symptoms. There are some things you can do to mitigate the side effects though. ... (1 replies)
... tibiotics and not responding to the meds, my doc did an igg subclass test and I had almost completely nothing in subclass 1. All others were normal. So I started ivig therapy infusions. ... (1 replies)
... une def. but they cannot find it. He is doing a study at Texas Childrens Hosp. in Houston called "bacteriophage". That is to see how his immune responds and if IVIG would be beneficial or not. His pulmonolgist THINKS that IVIG will be beneficial. ... (13 replies)
... The doctor did not allow for any premediciation and only tylenol afterwards. This time there was still no premedication but he was allowed advil after. ... (13 replies)
... It is hard like you said even when they are doing well.I recall the first two weeks she was home from the hosp I hardly slept because I was told that if she was going to have an anurism and if it were to burst it would be while she was sleeping.So I found myself in her room at least 20 times a night to make sure she was still breathing.Yes I have two other children.The... (13 replies)
... Yes, two years, at this point, seems like a life time for me. I am so worn and can burst into tears every time I think about it. I feel so bad for my son and yet you have to keep a normal balance in the family because I have my daughter as well. ... (13 replies)
... Wow two years of treatments,make sure during that time that you find some time for yourself too.It's not selfish to take some time to recharge yourself so that you can be there for your son. ... (13 replies)
... Wow that is some story about your daughter. Thank goodness you were smart enough to know something was really wrong. Noone ever explained to us that the ivig will effect his test results. I guess we will have to see now that it is too late to reserve any blood. ... (13 replies)
... y ran some tests and then admitted her it still took 2 days before they sure what she had.It is very rare the hosp we were at only sees about 12 cases a year.The IVIG cut her chances of having anurism and so far all of her echos and all of her ekg have eebn good she has to follow up with Cardio until next May. ... (13 replies)
... cvid. I spoke to the IV nurse last night and she told me the doctor wants to do the IVIG again on the 27th with no pre medication again. He became dehydrated and had terrible headaches and vomiting. ... (13 replies)
... My daughter recieved an IVIG treatment for Kawaski disease On May 2nd of this year.She reacted awful.She started running a fever throwing up lathargic. ... (13 replies)
... and what I call heart flip flops. Then a week later at an event, I almost passed out, which is out of norm for me. I'm wondering if it is just additional side effects because of the higher dose or anything else? ... (0 replies)
IVIG Question
Oct 24, 2014
... I have been getting IVIG for 3 years now and after my first 6 treatments, the side effects were bad, muscle and joint aches, fever, stomach nausea. But I started taking ibuprofen before my IV and knew to go straight home and lay down and sleep. ... (1 replies)

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