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Procrit Dosages

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frozen procrit

what is the risk of using frozen procrit? I had to have my dosage Fedexed overseas to my hotel (forgot to pack it) and it probably was in the cargo bay of the airplane for 8+ hours.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Procrit should be stored at temperatures between 36 degrees and 46 degrees Fahrenheit (2 to 8 degrees Celsius). It should not be frozen Read more »

(emergency) question re: Procrit

Diagnosed poz in May 03, started regimen of Sustiva and Combivir on Labor Day weekend. Barring... Read more »

procrit to boost Hgb, on Pegcombo

Hgb down to 10.1, will procritboost my counts, that I mightbe able to keep medcine amounts at full... Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Epoetin Alfa (Epogen, Procrit)

...zidovudine (Retrovir) sometimes become anemic. Epoetin alfa is used to treat anemia that is related to zidovudine treatment. Dosage Form/Administration Epoetin alfa comes in liquid form and is given by injection under the skin or into a vein.... Read more »
The Body PRO

HIV/AIDS: Antiretroviral Therapy (Poster Session 87)

...was impacted by hemoglobins below 12 and that gave a real impetus to keep the anemia treated with epoetin alfa (Procrit). The dosage then was 10,000 units three times a week, which was somewhat inconvenient for patients (although there were no... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

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 »
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Excessive Mastubation

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Ever since I found out that I'm poz, I've been spending a lot more time mastubating. Is that normal? Or could it be because of the amount of time I've been spending reading posts about sexual issues? Pleasing myself has become an every day thing... Read more »

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