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IV Antibiotics
Jun 22, 2006
... I had a midline catheter and then a PICC line. The PICC line is very easy. You can swim with a plastic protector on your arm, but I wouldn't go crazy with it. You need to keep the site clean and dry. ... (4 replies)
... In case you did not know, there is a great product you can get to cover your PICC line so you can shower without getting the site wet. ... (35 replies)
... Will he have a PICC line put in? ... (7 replies)

... Hi Keep on the insurance company most insurance companies list on their website what medications are covered and which ones need special approval I am still on the rocephin and have had the herx reactions Ride them through and you will get better go on the boards and educate yourself and this can be quite easy to tolerate once you know what you are to expect I have been... (9 replies)
... Often the type of IV line placed is called a PICC line. This is usually done at at a hospital and sometimes in a doctor's office. It is not a surgical procedure. ... (9 replies)
Lyme Treatment
Jul 14, 2007
... Hey AGM. Thanks for the information. I looked up picc insertion and just don't like the fact that a tube travels up next to the heart. I know that this procedure is done many times for cancer patients. ... (9 replies)
... I have my PICC line in for 2 weeks now and I'm on Rocephin. It's so easy to administer. ... (3 replies)
Tips on IV
Jul 30, 2005
... The most important thing about a PICC line is to keep it clean and dry. If you ever notice any kind of redness, call your doctor or nurse immediately. ... (23 replies)
... Hey Ticker-- I'm not sure of the dose for Armour...I'll find out later at the pharmacy.. Yeah the PICC line does sound overwhelming, but I've read of so many people that have done it, that it seems somewhat common--I know I have support if I need it !! I will get the mid-arm protector..I've read about it--good idea Again, Thanks for your input---I hope I can return the... (10 replies)
... Getting a PICC line and doing infusions seems very overwhelming in the beginning, but it is very easy once you get the hang of it. ... (10 replies)
... In case you did not know, there is a great sleeve you can get to cover the PICC line so you can shower without getting the site wet. ... (11 replies)
... Do you have a PICC line? ... (3 replies)
... Arm Protector and you can get it at Brown Medical. ... (138 replies)
Lyme Arthritis
Jul 5, 2007
... Will you be getting a PICC line? ... (5 replies)
... thank you for your great tips i have been tested by igenexs babeosis co infection right now i am on iv recophin and oral paquenil for the sweling in my joints the ear pain and headaches are brutal i also take vitamin b complete magnesium multi vitamin and milk thistle to help with my liver plus theralac which is a great probiotic expensive but the best you order it... (13 replies)
... Do you have a PICC line? ... (13 replies)
... Do you have a PICC line? ... (7 replies)
... It is terrible you had such a horrible infection. There is a great cover you can get for the PICC line so you can shower without getting the site wet. ... (11 replies)
... Good Advise from everyone. The mid arm protector sounds great. She goes Thursday for her first antibotics and I know when she herxs a hot shower will help. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks Ticker for the info on the arm protector. I am going to order it tonight, since I am going to be getting my PICC line in tomorrow morning. YEAH !!!!!!!! ... (11 replies)

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