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What If I Miss A Dose Of Procrit

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while waiting for the procrit...

Hi!I've been poz for 9 years, and on trizivir and procrit for 8 with undetectable viral load and t-cells now up to 1200. Though I've been compliant with the trizivir, I often missed doses of procrit (I was supposed to inject 10,000 units twice a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...to cause side effects and toxicities. Your red blood cell count will recover off AZT without need for erythropoietin alpha (Procrit) or B-12. As your anemia resolves, your energy level will quickly return.Good luck!Dr. Bob Read more »

Nuprigen & Procrit

I have to take Nuprigen & Procrit shots weekly (HEP C treatment) and would like to know the name of... Read more »

frozen procrit

what is the risk of using frozen procrit? I had to have my dosage Fedexed overseas to my hotel... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FDA Issues Alert About Counterfeit Procrit

...Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned health workers and patients to watch for a counterfeit version of the drug Procrit. Deemed ineffective and contaminated with bacteria that pose a potential significant risk to patients, the... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Important Drug Warning: Counterfeiting of Procrit

...Professional: Ortho Biotech Products, L.P. (OBPLP) recently became aware of the existence of counterfeit drug product labeled as PROCRIT® (epoetin alfa)* 40,000 U/mL vials in four-pack boxes, lot number P002641 and expiration September 2003.... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Counterfeit Procrit Alert

...unscrupulous counterfeiting activities, FDA's Office of Criminal Investigation has uncovered the existence of contaminated counterfeit Procrit, also known as epoetin alfa. Procrit is used to stimulate the production of red blood cells in humans... Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

Warning, Counterfeit Procrit (Epoetin Alfa)

...On March 12 the U.S. FDA and Ortho Biotech warned of counterfeit Procrit, which is dangerous because the batches found are not sterile, and have no active ingredient. The lot numbers are: P007645 - Read more »
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