I was the first person at the infusion center that had ever ask for it,i read about it 6 weeks ago. I called my dr. yesterday and ask him about it and he has to send orders to the infusioin center to get it.it does take 2 hours instead of 3 or 4.it was wonderful .it was 300 drips per minute instead of 35.you still get steroids first and benedryl
I got it the 2 hour infusion with ocrevus! - My MSAA Community
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Sounds good but no increased site reaction?
not for me,couldn't tell any difference,like I said dr must send prescription first an tell them when you get there.medical science is wonderful
Great day! I’m all in if there are no additional reactions. Really I haven’t had any reactions other than the time I didn’t have the “pre meds”. They had left them off of the orders because good ole insurance was willing to spend the $40k but not the $300. Felt like I was going to die for 4 solid days.That one won’t happen again for sure. Keep us up to speed w/how you fare w/the rapid infusion. I’m very interested! Thanks for sharing pamgarner.
Pleased that it went well. 🤗
I have small veins so I would do it
Glad it went well! I'm going to ask for the shorter infusion for my next one in April. I'd like to forego the premeds too but I won't press my luck. If I do well with the shorter time then I will ask for no premeds.
yes i would do 1 at a time,if you had a problem you wouldn't know which one
i know right!
That is a pleasant way to get 2 hours of your life back, pamgarner ! Keep Smiling
Wow great to hear!
I will be asking for the same in the future. I hope my Dr is open to it.
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