15 patient evaluations for Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIG)

Nov 15, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1.5 g Monthly
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 5, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1.5 g Monthly
Advice & Tips: I think it helped
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 4, 2010 (Started Apr 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 1.5 g Monthly
Advice & Tips: one year once a mounth
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 16, 2010 (Started Apr 22, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for cognitive impairment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mcg Monthly
Advice & Tips: I was very pleased with the results of my infusions,I was able to continue mobility and had fewer relapses til 2010

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Jun 9, 2010 (Started May 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for weakened immune system)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Severe (shaky hands)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 5 g Monthly
Advice & Tips: I have the shakes/ hot flashes and my spasms and weakness has become worsened, I also am having balance problems and also having to take a steroid during the IV, I just started a long range of treatments as my immune system has not come up like it should.
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: shaky hands

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