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General Health board

  1. what if you have too many white blood cells
    ... person is using neupogen and hasn't seen doctor, I am just wondering what might...
    ... t know what the situation is. Why are they taking neupogen ?...

Bone Disorders board

  1. Aplastic Anemia
    ... here and there, but mostly fat and iron. They started neupogen daily, iv antibiotics, procrit 20,000 units 3x a week...

Cancer board

  1. Just wanted to introduce myself
    ... for 6 weeks !! We had to go to Temple today get a Neupogen shot and for Ronnie to learn how to give them to...

  2. topotecan
    ... drug may have given you. Also did you have to take neupogen shots, how was nausea handleed and also was there...

Cancer: Lung board

  1. For Conan
    ... and was the first time she ever needed procrit and neupogen . I was thankful that we did the alimita first and...

  2. procrit
    ... She gave herself the injections as she did with the neupogen . She did not have to use either until she got to...

  3. Can anyone relate to this?
    ... Gemzar and they did her in. Despite taking procrit and neupogen during this last one her blood counts were down more...
    ... Gemzar and they did her in. Despite taking procrit and neupogen during this last one her blood counts were down more...

  4. I'm sick...not stupid...just sick!
    ... show it but I found it irritating.My mom did her own Neupogen and procrit injections and the nurses always acted...

  5. Feeling bloated
    ... the body and she has been on it since Feb! 3) the neupogen is causing an enlarged spleen and it is pushing on ... weeks chemo if it is indeed the Taxotere or next weeks neupogen if it is from that so will have to discuss it with...

  6. stage 4 friend
    ... do drop her blood counts so she takes procrit and neupogen and feels fatigued often but she still manages to...

  7. Still waiting for CT report
    ... platlets thou her WBC have been ok since starting the neupogen . She also takes procrit ( of course last night I saw...

  8. Jan
    ... perscription drugs are out of pocket and the procrit and neupogen are not cheap. If it is not one thing it is another...

  9. Mom's Ct results
    ... which is no big deal as she has been doing her own neupogen injections. Overall she is feeling good and is baking...

  10. chemo,rad=low WBC.when do they go up again
    ... father also has lung cancer. There is a drug called Neupogen that helps raise WBC count and a drug called Procrit ... count. It takes about a week to two weeks to work. Neupogen gives patients a slight fever that lasts a day. Procrit...

  11. I have so many questions about nsclc
    ... count weekly. Insist on it. There are meds for WBC - neupogen and RBC - procrit. But nothing for low platelett...

  12. neupogen and radiation together
    ... I do not knwo anything about Neupogen . My husband was given a shot called Neulasta after...
    ... Yes this is a common practice. Whether they up the Neupogen dose or switch to another drug would be hard to say...

  13. why did chemo continue with low WBC??
    ... cell count began to seriously drop and she was put on Neupogen . Even after taking numerous (6-10) shots of Neupogen ... still administered the chemo. This week she is off the Neupogen and went for blood testing to find her WBC at a .2...

  14. He sleeps all the time-what do i do to help?
    ... count is WAAAAY low." So they gave him a shot of, " neupogen " (sp?)...I have NO clue what that is even for, but...

Leukemia board

  1. AML and bone / muscle pain in remission.
    ... beginning of my AML. Later on, as an inpt,I received neupogen shots in my shoulder to boost my bone marrow/blood...
    ... acute onset AML. Later on, as an inpt,I received neupogen shots in my shoulder to boost my bone marrow/blood...

  2. ALL survivors/neupogen users
    ... like to hear from donors, and how they coped with the neupogen . I hear side effects can be any where from mild to...

  3. Bone Marrow Transplants Scare Me
    ... -Three weeks later, they started giving me the Neupogen injections because my white cells weren't going back ... for one think it might have been a reaction to the Neupogen . They say they don't think so. I'm not a doctor,...

  4. Mylotarg
    ... are very low. Does anyone know about filgrastim ( Neupogen ), i.e. how fast does it work? Thanks...
    ... Neupogen is a shot to bring up the white blood cells. Dad...

Lymphomas board

  1. CHOP chemo, dies it get easier?
    ... drugs that boost white blood cell counts? Neulasta or Neupogen . I've been on Neulasta throughout my ABVD, and it...

  2. bone pain from Neulasta
    ... hey, yeah i had to inject myself with neupogen (?) and it's the over-stimulation of the one marrow...
    ... away, but neulasta has a different time-course to neupogen , so that might explain the difference. This week it...

  3. Home from MD Anderson with new diagnosis
    ... i later found out when i had to inject myself with neupogen (to increase my white bollod cells) that i was getting...

  4. Singer....Good luck!!
    ... hopefully this is the last time you will need to have the neupogen . You should be producing the white cells on your...

  5. I'll never get to the end
    ... don' mean to beat a dead horse but when you get the neupogen you know it is going to make you have bone pain so...

  6. Platelet Transfusion
    ... please take the pain meds for the bone pain from the Neupogen . I know you do not want to take any additonal meds...

  7. Off for #2
    ... increases platelets in the form that the Procrit or Neupogen does for the white and red blood cell production....

  8. Kayla---how did Monday go?
    ... are too low and chemo is delayed. I have to take Neupogen to help me get them back up and I'll hopefully make...
    ... Kaylar, Sorry that you are having pain from the Neupogen or Neulasta. As Singer can tell you that unfortunately...

  9. Overwhelming tiredness
    ... or specifically neutrophils. the drug is known as neupogen . chemo flattens the immune system, which is basically ... neutropenia" and find out more details. as for G-CSF/ neupogen , please also search for information on that, particularly...

  10. Hodgkin's mostly a "young person's" disease???
    ... count goes down to a critical level they will give you Neupogen . Your red blood cells along with your hemoglobin...
    ... to do labs first so that if they need to give you Neupogen or Procrit then you can have it on that visit. Labs...
    ... with my daughter yesterday. You will need to get Neupogen injection. On a previous post I mentioned it to you ... you have low white cells (Leukopenia) you will need Neupogen or Neulasta. It is the same thing just a different ... infection. In the 3-2 range and below will you need Neupogen . We have had patients with a WBC of 0.1 so it can ... drugs to counteract it. Not all doctors give you Neupogen right away as you may start producing cells on your...
    ... count goes down to a critical level they will give you Neupogen . Your red blood cells along with your hemoglobin...
    ... confused as to why they are going to give you the Neupogen next week when you have your second chemo. I would...
    ... chemo and start making cells on its own before using Neupogen . They did that with my brother as well. Besides Neupogen...
    ... Hey I have to inject myself with neupogen the day before i have treatment. infact i did it this...
    ... could get your treatment. You are on your way. Neupogen will normally only cause bone and joint pain specifically ... sound very uplifted and that is good. Neulasta and Neupogen are the same thing so I do not mean to confuse the...
    ... cancer. We did not always give the Neulasta or Neupogen just because it was low one time. We gave it when...
    ... it for the white blood cells that is Neulasta or Neupogen only for that. Neulasta is in 6mg. injection and ... get 3/4 of the vial. It is usually pre-syringed. Neupogen when I was working I believe was in a different dosing...

  11. Hodgkin's Survivor
    ... count, you might want to ask your oncologist about neupogen . It is a self injected, into the stomach. Two or...

Blood and Blood Vessel board

  1. anyone know what could be wrong?
    ... talking about. They could've given her Prednisone, Neupogen , IVIG or several other meds to raise it. It is...

  2. Aplastic Anemia
    ... here and there, but mostly fat and iron. They started neupogen daily, iv antibiotics, procrit 20,000 units 3x a week...

Chronic Fatigue board

  1. mono
    ... globulin IM, 5 ml each buttocks; seemed to work. also Neupogen SQ works....

Immune Disorders board

  1. Hypocomplimentemia
    ... what is a low comp level? I took a weekly shot of neupogen for low WBC-I didn't see where it helped it go up...
    ... what is a low comp level? I took a weekly shot of neupogen for low WBC-I didn't see where it helped it go up...

Hepatitis board

  1. Questions for those who treated...
    ... My WBC plummeted to 1.9 and I was in pain from the neupogen . If I was in a position that I HAD to work, maybe...

  2. Drinking Or Drugs????
    ... during TX and I had to take an additional shot of neupogen every week. Another miserable drug. I had basically...
    ... during TX and I had to take an additional shot of neupogen every week. Another miserable drug. I had basically...

  3. HCV at 53, to start treatment
    ... and still virus undetectable :) I had to do a weekly Neupogen shot as my WBC bottomed out. That shot caused more...

  4. Interferon
    ... had to add an additional injection once a week of Neupogen , which causes more pain. I lost 30 lbs. and have...

  5. Husband worried about treatment...
    ... depressed, pain, but my WBC bottomed out and I had to take Neupogen which caused additional pain Question 4 - What kind...

  6. Side Effects difference of conventional & Pegylated Interferon
    ... After 2 weeks of therapy, I also had to start taking neupogen and epogen injections once per week to boost my white...

  7. how to manage joint pain caused by hep c ?
    ... My pain got really bad when I had to start taking Neupogen for my low WBC. No virus detectable now 6 months...

  8. New to TX.
    ... plummeted and I had to take an additional shot of Neupogen weekly. That caused bone pain. But on the plus sign...

  9. procrit/nupregin
    ... Neupogen helps to raise a low white blood count. I was on interferon...
    ... procrit raises the red blood count while neupogen raises the white count. a low red count usually...

  10. HepHepHooray
    ... good vibes--you have been through the wringer-I took neupogen as my wbc plummeted-hang in there-you have the attitude...

  11. low white blood cell count
    ... also shot as I can't remember what it was. Ahh-it was Neupogen . But, I don't really think the wbc went up until I...

  12. Geno 1a and treatment
    ... someone to give it to. My doc gave me a used box of Neupogen when I started it for my low wbc. Probably from someone...

  13. hey, it's jessy 28 how is everyone doing?
    ... I took my last Peg & Ribaviran on Monday and last Neupogen on Wednesday and cannot wait to feel normal (whatever...
    ... I took my last Peg & Ribaviran on Monday and last Neupogen on Wednesday and cannot wait to feel normal (whatever...

  14. What Will Interferon Hold For us?
    ... have NO viral load :) and my WBC is now up thanks to Neupogen 1x a week. I just got a good treatment from the pharmacist...
    ... undetectable, but my WBC is back down again even with the Neupogen . It's all worth it though-did he start TX yet?...
    ... Monday is my last interferon and wednesday is my last neupogen (for the low wbc)-I will be so happy not to take the...

  15. 1 mth post tx and feeling wonderful
    ... my end before the start of tx. My doctor gave me a Neupogen shot on Thur and today I finally feel a small amount...
    ... lose 20 lbs. Today was my absolute last shot of Neupogen for the low WBC. I'm looking forward to how fast...

  16. How soon after seeing the specialist did you start tx?
    ... would be over. I give myself the shots-I'm also on Neupogen shot 1x a week- for a low WBC. I have a mailorder...

  17. hp c treatment
    ... too low to fight it. yes, another injection, Neupogen one time a week-it came up a little after 2 weeks...

  18. How is everyone doing on treatments? Just checking in!
    ... week #13 begins Monday-my wbc came up to 2.9 with the Neupogen :)...

  19. The nurse called with the results today...
    ... started for my low WBC (1.8) it's called [COLOR="Red"] Neupogen -another weekly injection to bring up my WBC -Anyone ... possible ruptured spleen! Hi eyes-- i did not take neupogen for my low white cell count although i did take epo ... weeks and weeks to get back to 'normal' So, i'd take neupogen if I were ever in that situation again. of all the...
    ... anxious to see if my wbc has come up since the 1st Neupogen shot. I do have a cough and I hope it doesn't get...
    ... anxious to see if my wbc has come up since the 1st Neupogen shot. I do have a cough and I hope it doesn't get...

  20. Trouble with Hep C Combo TX
    ... Good luck to you all There are drug therapies ( neupogen , epogen) to help with the anemia. You might ask your...

  21. husband starts treatment on friday and we are nevous
    ... of the sides. I also was doing shots of procrit and neupogen after the first 3 months so I was giving myself 4...

  22. Gloves and Bandaids
    ... to the receptionist that i was interested in taking neupogen for the anc and wbc instead of slacking off of treatment ... reports. he then said that it was a good idea about the neupogen . i don't have alot good to say about my experience...
    ... it other than to stop interferon/ribav treatment. neupogen is for low wbc and anc, procrit is for rbc. that...

  23. Losing the will to fight.NEED encouragment
    ... is your doctor aware of neupogen and procrit? there are patient assistence programs...
    ... is your doctor aware of neupogen and procrit? there are patient assistence programs...

  24. Can anyone tell me how they felt from interferon/ribavirin treatment?
    ... from treatment were as follows: Low white counts, neupogen was prescribed for that, joint pain, which I took...
    ... through I was started on Procrit (1 shot a week) and Neupogen (2 shots a week) I also had to do 1-2 shots of Imitrex...

  25. What do people do about anemia ?
    ... Procrit and neupogen are options but expensive. the drug manufacturers...

HIV Prevention board

  1. low white blood cells
    ... diagnosed in 2001. My doctor recently started me on Neupogen injections, which I give myself. What a difference ... huge issue. You may want to ask your doctor if Neupogen would work for you. Good luck!...
    ... diagnosed in 2001. My doctor recently started me on Neupogen injections, which I give myself. What a difference ... huge issue. You may want to ask your doctor if Neupogen would work for you. Good luck! yeap i am tired...

Family & Friends of Cancer Patients board

  1. Today was the big appointment
    ... about thirty thousand a month! Even the procrit and neupogen was up in the range of Tarceva. It is just insane...

  2. Stan's blood results....
    ... check her blood sugars before and had to do her own neupogen shots but she had no problem with either but she is...

  3. Checking in on Bud and JanMarie's Mom and Bec...
    ... with blood counts so they had her inject herself with Neupogen for 3 days over the weekend hoping they can get the...
    ... My mom's blood counts are too low again despite the neupogen shots over the weekend so she does not get her chemo...