What is PowerPort?

Category: Equipment

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A PowerPort® is a device implanted under the skin to allow medication delivery direct into the bloodstream. A PowerPort® can stay in place permanently and is used in chronic conditions including MS and cancer for individuals who require frequent injections.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with PowerPort

Side effect Patients
Abdominal adhesions 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using PowerPort

Dosage Patients
1other as needed 1

Duration

Currently using PowerPort

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for PowerPort.