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How Much Does Procrit Cost

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Medicare user need procrit shots in Australia

I am an American citizen on medicare. I receive 40,000 units of procrit weekly for anemia. I will be in Australia for a month. How do I get procrit shots (or keep my anemia under control) at a reasonable cost? For reference, I was just out...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi George,Talk to the physician who routinely prescribes your Procrit. He should be able to arrange a way for you to get your shots on schedule, particularly because you can self inject this mediation. Read more »

alternate medication to procrit

to replenish red blood cells, procrit was advised, is there a safer, less expensive drug that will... Read more »

Anemia and procrit

Hi doctor you answer my question yesterday, about anemia and hiv, I m going for transfusion... Read more »
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Retrovir

...hydroxyurea and doxorubicin. Ribavirin and zidovudine may cancel each other out, so this combination should be monitored closely. New Procrit or Epogen warning: if hemoglobin target is above manufacturer's recommendation (12 g/dL), the risk for... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

...that help your body make more RBCs. These medications include the injectable drug erythropoietin or EPO (brand names Epogen and Procrit). Some people with severe anemia may need a blood transfusion. However, transfusions are a last resort for... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Combivir

...head-to-head study against Truvada found greater toxicity with Combivir, due to anemia (see Retrovir). The warning on the anemia drugs Procrit and Epogen has not been linked to patients with HIV, although clinical data do not rule out a possible... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Anemia

...scientists learned how to make synthetic EPO. It is injected under the skin, usually once a week. The most common brand of EPO is Procrit. A large study of people with HIV found EPO injections decreased the risk of death. Transfusions seemed... Read more »
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