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What Are The Side Effects Of Peg-intron

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Ask the Experts

Initial injection

How long after my initial injection will I begin to experience the typical side effects?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...The onset of your symptoms will be influenced by which drug you are taking.After pegylated interferon alfa 2b (PegIntron) the side effects are usually within hours because it is rapidly absorbed to a early peak and then begins to decline. After... Read more »

Loosing it in Las Vegas

Dear Dr.Horwath, When I was on Peg-Intron my Dr. put me on Prozac, appox 6months ago. When I could... Read more »

Hepatitis C and Crohn's

I am a white female, age 33, with genotype 1b, ALT 30, AST 28 and 440,000 copies. I also suffer... Read more »
Articles
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Peginterferon Alfa-2 (Pegasys, PEG-Intron)

...--> Contraindications Individuals should tell a doctor about any medical problems before taking this medicine. Possible Side Effects Along with its desired effects, peginterferon alfa may cause some serious unwanted effects. Serious side... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

New Drugs in Development

...monotherapy is only 5 to 25%. Success is defined as achieving an undetectableHCV viral load ( Many people can't tolerate interferon's side effects. These can include everything from what are generously called "flu-like" symptoms to weight loss,... Read more »
Project Inform

What's New in Treatment Information?

...protecting the body from infections. Counterfeit rHGH carries a lot number MNH605A. Any product with this number should be considered counterfeit and should not be used. The FDA reports the counterfeit product contains only 1/6 of the dose of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Study: Hepatitis Shots Show Promise

...An experimental new combination of drugs for hepatitis C cures more patients with fewer side effects than the standard treatment for the potentially deadly, liver-destroying infection, researchers say. According to an Read more »
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Isentress Drug - Side Effects?? HELP

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